A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in CA. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.55 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73393851. Id of event: nc73393851. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/05/20 / 2020-05-23 03:29:30 / May 23, 2020 @ 3:29 am. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:29:30 / 7:29 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -118.9938354 West, latitude 37.5164986 North, depth = 3.55 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 15 km (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days seventy-six, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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