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Small earthquake of magnitude 3.9 just reported 30 miles northeast of Mammoth Lakes, California, United States

Fri, 15 Jan 2021, 22:31
22:31 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
3.9 quake 15 Jan 2:11 pm (GMT -8)
3.9 quake 15 Jan 2:11 pm (GMT -8)
Just 7 minutes ago, a 3.9-magnitude earthquake struck near Mammoth Lakes, Mono County, California, USA. The tremor was recorded early afternoon on Friday 15 January 2021 at 2:11 pm local time, at a very shallow depth of 0.7 miles below the surface.
The event was filed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.8 earthquake.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Benton (pop. 280) located 7 miles from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Mammoth Lakes (pop. 7,900) located 30 miles from the epicenter, June Lake (pop. 630) 31 miles away, Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek (pop. 2,600) 37 miles away, Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek (pop. 2,600) 37 miles away, West Bishop (pop. 2,600) 38 miles away, and Hawthorne (pop. 3,300) 42 miles away.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 15 Jan 2021 2:11 pm (GMT -8) local time (15 Jan 2021 22:11 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 1.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.91°N / 118.54°W (Mono County, California, United States)
Primary data source: USGS

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