Mono County Earthquake

3.8 Earthquake in Mono County

by Arnie Palu
February 15, 2016

The USGS is confirming a 3.8 earthquake struck just minutes prior to 8am today.  The USGS indicates the earthquake was located 8 miles south-east of the Town of Mammoth Lakes.  The quake had a depth of 5 km.   No damage has been reported, however folks reported feeling the minor quake in the greater Mammoth area.

USGS Details
Magnitude:                        3.8
Depth:                            5 km
Time near the Epicenter:          15 Feb 2016  07:42:53
Location with respect to nearby cities:
13 km (8 mi) SE of Mammoth Lakes, California

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