A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Toms Place in CA on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73294315. Unique identifier: nc73294315. Exact location of event, longitude -118.8193359 West, latitude 37.4695015 North, depth = 3.09 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/10/19 / 2019-10-20 07:50:50 / October 20, 2019 @ 7:50 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 23:50:50 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.09 km (2 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 24 km (15 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 16 km SW of Toms Place, CA.
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