A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Toms Place in CA. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.5323334 West, latitude 37.9109993 North, depth = 1.72 km. Global time and date of event 15/01/21 / 2021-01-15 20:02:03 / January 15, 2021 @ 8:02 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:02:03 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.72 km (1 miles). Event id: nc73511365. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73511365.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km (30 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 41 km NNE of Toms Place, CA.
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