A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in CA. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:29:44 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.9078369° West, latitude 37.6258316° North, depth = 3.23 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/03/20 / 2020-03-24 17:29:44 / March 24, 2020 @ 5:29 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73358305. Id of event: nc73358305. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.23 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 6 km (4 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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