A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Round Valley in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.06 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/04/19 / 2019-04-15 15:58:47 / April 15, 2019 @ 3:58 pm. Id of earthquake: nc73166680. Event ids that are associated: nc73166680. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:58:47 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.06 km, -118.5383301° West, 37.3821678° North.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km SE of Round Valley, CA.
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