A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) strikes 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Bodie in CA on Monday. Global time and date of event 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 20:43:36 / May 11, 2020 @ 8:43 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.91-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:43:36 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73383660. Id of event: nc73383660. Exact location of event, longitude -118.699501 West, latitude 38.0063324 North, depth = -0.36 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.36 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 46 km (29 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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