A minor earthquake magnitude 3.96 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Toms Place in CA. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/12/19 / 2019-12-26 19:48:23 / December 26, 2019 @ 7:48 pm. Unique identifier: nc73319936. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73319936. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.65 km (6 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:48:23 / 11:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.8231659 West, latitude 37.5828323 North, depth = 9.65 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 15 km (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 13 km W of Toms Place, CA.
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