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Minor earthquake 2.98 mag, 29 km SE of Bodie, CA

Earthquake location 38.0429993S, -118.7588348WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Bodie in CA. The 2.98-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:18:09 / 8:18 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.76 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 7.76 km, -118.7588348° West, 38.0429993° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73397431. Id of event: nc73397431. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 04:18:09 / May 28, 2020 @ 4:18 am UTC/GMT.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes.

In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 29 km SE of Bodie, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.98 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.7588348° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.0429993° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.76 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 29km SE of Bodie, CA Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-05-28 04:18:09 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-05-28 04:22:00 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 137 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nc The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nc, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 36 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2887 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.06 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 74 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nc73397431 Id of event.
Event Code 73397431 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc73397431, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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