A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Bodie in CA. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.11 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -118.7716675 West, latitude 38.0660019 North, depth = 7.11 km. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:43:34 / 8:43 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nc73381925. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73381925. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 16:43:34 / May 8, 2020 @ 4:43 pm.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 26 km SE of Bodie, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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