Minor mag. 0.5 earthquake - 7.5 mi southeast of Mammoth Lakes, Mono County, California, USA, on Monday, 5 October 2020 at 01:01 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.5 earthquake at 6 km depth
5 Oct 09:58 UTC: First to report: USGS after 9 hours.
Date & time: 5 Oct 2020 01:01:46 UTC -
Depth: 6.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.59767°N / 118.85183°W (Mono County, California, United States)
Nearest volcano: Long Valley (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) ESE of Mammoth Lakes (pop: 7,950) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NE of Clovis (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) NNE of Sanger (Fresno County) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) NNE of Reedley (Fresno County) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NE of Fresno (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) NE of Madera (pop: 64,200) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) NNE of Visalia (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) ENE of Merced (pop: 82,400) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) NNE of Hanford (pop: 55,700) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) ESE of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 105 joules (0.099 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 0.5||6.1 km||12km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 0.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.