A minor earthquake magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Toms Place in CA. Exact location of event, longitude -118.8164978 West, latitude 37.4790001 North, depth = 3.15 km. The 3.38-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:06:36 / 4:06 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/10/20 / 2020-10-05 04:06:36 / October 5, 2020 @ 4:06 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.15 km (2 miles). Unique identifier: nc73466751. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73466751.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-seven 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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 SW of Toms Place, CA.
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