A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek in California. Unique identifier: nn00725663. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725663. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 20:11:45 / May 15, 2020 @ 8:11 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:11:45 / 12:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -118.187 West, latitude 37.952 North, depth = 0.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.8 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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