A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 15 km SE of Lone Pine, CA (9 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/06/20 / 2020-06-24 18:26:38 / June 24, 2020 @ 6:26 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10.32 km, -117.9639969° West, 36.4780006° North. Event id: ci39494136. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ci39494136. The temblor was picked up at 18:26:38 / 6:26 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.32 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 15 km SE of Lone Pine, CA.
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