Small tremor of magnitude 3.2 just reported 14 miles west of Carson City, California, United States
Mon, 26 Apr 2021, 12:4612:46 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
A magnitude 3.2 earthquake near Carson City, Carson City County, Nevada, USA, was reported only 8 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 1.2 miles beneath the epicenter early morning on Monday 26 April 2021 at 5:37 am local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
3.2 quake 26 Apr 5:37 am (GMT -7)
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.2 earthquake as well.
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 Dollar Point (pop. 1,200) located 5 miles from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Kings Beach (pop. 3,800) located 7 miles from the epicenter, Sunnyside-Tahoe City (pop. 1,600) 7 miles away, Incline Village (pop. 8,800) 9 miles away, Carson City (pop. 54,500) 14 miles away, South Lake Tahoe (pop. 21,700) 14 miles away, and Truckee (pop. 16,300) 16 miles away. In Reno (pop. 241,400, 30 miles away), and Sparks (pop. 96,100, 31 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Date & time: 26 Apr 2021 5:37 am (GMT -7) local time (26 Apr 2021 12:37 GMT)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.14°N / 120.03°W (Placer, California, United States)
Primary data source: USGS
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