A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Yosemite Valley in CA. Unique identifier: nc73389906. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73389906. Exact location of event, longitude -119.4161682 West, latitude 37.6351662 North, depth = 12.27 km. The 2.99-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:53:56 / 10:53 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 06:53:56 / May 19, 2020 @ 6:53 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.27 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (24 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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