Mag. 0.8 earthquake - - 11km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California, on 2017-09-23 20:04:45 -08:00
Minor magnitude 0.8 earthquake at 2 km depth
24 Sep 04:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-09-23 20:04:45 -08:00
Depth: 1.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.6198°N / 118.8443°W (California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Long Valley (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Whitmore Hot Springs (Mono County)
12 km (7 mi) ESE of Mammoth Lakes (Mono County) (pop: 7,950)
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Sunny Slopes (Mono County) (pop: 182)
27 km (17 mi) SE of June Lake (Mono County) (pop: 629)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Round Valley (Inyo County) (pop: 435)
49 km (30 mi) NW of Bishop (Inyo County) (pop: 3,810)
127 km (79 mi) NE of Fresno (pop: 520,100)
255 km (159 mi) ESE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 106 joules (0.278 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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|M 0.8||1.6 km||- 11km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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