Mag. 4.5 earthquake - 5km ENE of Indian Hills, Nevada (USA), on 2020-03-20 17:33:35 -08:00 -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 5km ENE of Indian Hills, Nevada (USA), on 2020-03-20 17:33:35 -08:00

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 8 km depth

21 Mar 01:39 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 minutes.
Mar 21 01:56: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 9.1 to 8.4 km.
Date & time: 21 Mar 2020 01:33:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-20 17:33:35 -08:00
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 8.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.1112°N / 119.7361°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Steamboat Springs (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NE of Indian Hills (Douglas County) (pop: 5,630)
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Carson City (pop: 54,500)
7 km (4 mi) N of Johnson Lane (Douglas County) (pop: 6,490)
15 km (9 mi) NE of Genoa (Douglas County) (pop: 939)
19 km (12 mi) SW of Dayton (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960)
19 km (12 mi) N of Gardnerville (Douglas County) (pop: 5,660)
163 km (101 mi) ENE of Sacramento (California) (pop: 490,700)
186 km (116 mi) NE of Stockton (San Joaquin County, California) (pop: 305,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.58.4 km5km ENE of Indian Hills, Nevada (USA)USGS
M 4.87 kmNevada (USA)EMSC
M 4.510 kmNevada (USA)GFZ

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Incline Village nv my / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
South Lake Tahoe, ca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Carson City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Was in my garage and took my knees out from under me. My first thought was that a truck was hitting the house. I built high rises in San Francisco for 7 years and I had to move to Nevada to experience my first quake SMH we were rattled
Downtown Truckee, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) : At home, felt the building shake. Liquids in open glass were disturbed.
CARSON / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Slashed water from the Fishtank out onto the floor.
7.3 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Carson City, Nevada 89701 (6.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Big boom followed immediately by strong up and down, side-to-side movement. Lasted about 5 seconds. One of my cats ran and hide under the bed. Took her awhile to calm down. (reported through our app)
South Reno / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Shook for about 3 seconds, then a 1-second pause, then it shook again for about 2 more seconds.
Johnson lane neighborhood Minden NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Only a few things knocked over. Cupboard doors opened. Nothing broken. Felt like a truck ran into the house.
1976 Marian Avenue, Carson City, Nevada 89706 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I heard a extreme loud Sonic Boom sound. I have never heard that sound in my life. I was scary. The sound ricocheted with the movement of my house.
49.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : The house moved, like settling sound. (reported through our app)
Carson city (8.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
slc / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Candler NC / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt shaking and then our outdoor water pipe ruptured. Poured 2 feet of water down there through a crack in the wall. Water company came and turned it off.
Dayton NV / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Very loud sound
genoa nv / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : my mom thought somthing blew up in the house. I was standing out on balconie and the the house was exploding foundation has cracks it it. things fell off my hutch in side house
SACRAMENTO, CA (162.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Folsom / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt it here in Folsom
Pioneer, Ca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Minden, NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : House rolled and shifted china hutch contents clattered a couple pictures fell of the wall. Cracked the stucco (two story home) across the southern exterior wall, crack in stair case. Loud creaking and Earth rumbled loud thundering. It was like floating on an undulating liquid the way it rolled under us. Scared the Corona Virus right out of the Valley. The house lifted up then sank the floor went wavy the walls shifted in a circular fashion sway strong prolonged rolling and vibration approx 10-1
33.3 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Reno, NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : 3rd floor apartment, about 6 seconds
Penn Valley CA (126.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Little rattle, slight shake
yerington nevada / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : was leaning on truck outside and felt truck step moving on my leg that was resting against it, was weak and I wondered what it was if anything, turned out to be this quake
North of sparks Nv 5 miles / not felt : Mikes
9.5 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Jamestown / Light shaking (MMI IV) : yeah, shaked my bed. Dogs didn’t notice. My area is not an earthquake one.
Johnson Lane, Gardnerville, NV / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Heard light fixtures moving with small vibrations. Than the whole house was rocking back and forth. Lasted for less than a minute. Enough time to get in a door way and realize what happened. It felt strong but nothing fell off the shelves.
Carson city nevada / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Grass Valley / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Kingsbury Grade Stateline NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It was very loud, the whole building shook.
PINE GROVE / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
So. Lake Tahoe, Ca / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I'm a San Franciscan.Felt much worse.
Gardnerville Ranchos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
30.8 km N of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
wellington 5 miles from the 208 on Upper Colony ro / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was out getting fire wood and it was not the shaking but it sounded like an explosion; I thought it was a ski area blasting or a mine near here blasting. except my dogs were upset which made me wonder, then I heard it on the news
Sacramento CA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Fernley, NV (71.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : One very large bang and jolt
Moundhouse / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
2.6 km N of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Reno by Lakeridge golf course / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt like rolling of the whole house. Dogs started barking just before the quake and ran out to back yard. No obvious damage but still checking . Located by Lakeridge golf course
Stockton California / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt it roll through the house as if a heavy truck was passing by.
47.8 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Furniture was shaking and light fixtures swayed. Lasted about 8 seconds. (reported through our app)
Carson City Hobby Horse Lane / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Watching TV and house started shaking.
Dayton Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV)
42.2 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Reno/Tahoe International Airport (44.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was sitting at my desk on the ground level of the parking garage and my rolling chair I was sitting on slightly moved(my feet were dangling)
Reno, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt 2 very weak tremors (weak), then the 3 tremor was definitely felt (light), lasting less than 2 seconds. All 3 tremors occurred back to back.
4.2 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Georgetown, CA (98.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
CARSON CITY (10.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : LOUD bang, fast vibrating shaking. Medicine cabinet door opening and closing violently, floor moving up and down, held onto vanity for balance. Alarming, but didn't last too long.
Stateline, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) : In Stateline, NV thud like truck hitting the house followed by two seconds of rolling. No broken anything.
Carson city nv / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : It felt like we were in a trampoline I was in the living room were it happend and it just started to shake I standed up from my couch and I fell back I got up and said to go get my little brother then it stopped things like painting were on the ground and that's my story.
San Francisco, CA. 94132 (284.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Sacramento, CA (169 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was sitting at my computer and suddenly there was a short burst of shaking back and forth.
Carson city, NV (5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Dayton / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Johnson Lane, NV (7.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Felt strongly here. We were all alarmed and ran to stand in doorways. It felt like it lasted really long. A plate fell off a shelf and shattered on the wood floor.
Carson City, Indian Hills (4.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Thought a vehicle hit the house...ran to check on family (reported through our app)
Dayton, NV (16.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Noisy first quick jolt following by short but more sustained shake. No damage but things were moving.
Virginia City Highlands 89521 (30.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Incline Village, NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It was instant and came through fast. Lasted only a few seconds ere in north Lake Tahoe.
Ione, Ca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Stockton CA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Camp n town (8.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Pioneer, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Johnson Lane, Minden, NV Very strong shake; short / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Very strong but no evident damages
Minden NV / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : I lived through the 1989 Bay Area Earthquake. Moved to the Carson valley in 1997. By far this was the strongest I’ve felt here in Nevada
2.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Hit like a bomb damn near knocked my trailer over didn't last to long but sure hit hard (reported through our app)
23.5 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
7.1 km N of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Dayton, Nv. (27.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
southeast Carson City NV / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Carson City (6.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Georgetown CA slight shake then second about 3seco / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Stockton, CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was sitting on the couch and it started shaking back and forth. I thought maybe one of my animals jumped on it, but they didn't.
South Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting in couch and felt side to side movement and heard house creak.
Carson city nv / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
22.5 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Genoa / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Folsom / Light shaking (MMI IV)
sacramento, ca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I could feel the apartment building moving slightly. Only lived in California for 4 years and that was the strongest one so far. I was in Redding and Arcata until November of 2018.
gardnerville nv / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Topaz Ranch Estates near Wellington NV (46.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in my recliner and for a couple of seconds it was as if my recliner was floating on a lake. (reported through our app)
Reno (4.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Minden / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Dayton, NV (10.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Had a rolling motion with smaller fore and after shocks very close together.
Foresthill, California, 95631 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was actually sort of in between Light shaking and Moderate shaking- a few objects shifted, but nothing broke, and windows didn't really rattle, but everyone indoors and outdoors felt it.
22.4 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Dayton, Nevada (reported through our app)
Gardnerville nevada / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : A good shake followed by a bunch of rolling.
Placerville, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt like a boom and a wave hit the house. Not a lot of shaking, but felt like something hit the house. Not many things swaying:
Carson City, Nevada / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : It was the longest earthquake I have ever felt and I am from Northern California
Indian hills, Nv. / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Body shook. Walls and item waved back and forth. Vertigo scared the crap out cat.
146.8 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
555.3 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Dayton / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Magna / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Light 1 to 5 second tremor.
Carson city / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Shook hard I was out side wife inside said pictures fell down
42.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : OMG... (reported through our app)
Sacramento / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
16.2 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
SACRAMENTO (177.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Carson city Nevada (7.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Carson City / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
93.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
677.9 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
30.8 km N of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Johnson Lane (United States of America, 7 km S of epicenter) : Heard a huge rumble/bang, thought there was a huge explosion. Dogs were scared and a table and a recliner were rocking back and forth. (reported through EMSC)
Long Beach (United States of America, 598 km S of epicenter) : Felt rolling, uneven balance,Dogs & cat vocalized their alarm! (reported through EMSC)
Ontario (United States of America, 597 km S of epicenter) : Not felt. (reported through EMSC)
Norwalk (United States of America, 594 km S of epicenter) : I felt (reported through EMSC)
Victorville (United States of America, 551 km SE of epicenter) : Felt it in victorville, Ca. Slight rolling. (reported through EMSC)
Las Vegas (United States of America, 515 km SE of epicenter) : Just filling dizzy (reported through EMSC)
Lake Isabella (United States of America, 403 km S of epicenter) : I'm not sure but I think I felt it here above Bakersfield! It was very faint shaking and it was at same time as this quake. I am very sensitive to feeling earthquakes, I feel little ones from searles valley and around ridgecrest all the time, they happen alot. Hope this helps. (reported through EMSC)
Weed (United States of America, 343 km NW of epicenter) : Barely felt (reported through EMSC)
San Francisco (United States of America, 278 km SW of epicenter) : Felt this all the way in San Francisco. 5 floors up, the bed rocked ever so slightly... (reported through EMSC)
Oakland (United States of America, 264 km SW of epicenter) : Felt this in Oakland CA loud bang and definite rock. (reported through EMSC)
Stockton (United States of America, 187 km SW of epicenter) : Gently shaking. Stockton, Ca (reported through EMSC)
Stockton (United States of America, 187 km SW of epicenter) : Felt it in Stockton CA (reported through EMSC)
Carmichael (United States of America, 150 km W of epicenter) : Bed was shaking back and forth. (reported through EMSC)
Valley Springs (United States of America, 140 km SW of epicenter) : Nice (reported through EMSC)
Penn Valley (United States of America, 126 km W of epicenter) : I heard some rattling (reported through EMSC)
Murphys (United States of America, 120 km SW of epicenter) : House/groundshook for 1-2 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Grass Valley (United States of America, 118 km W of epicenter) : I felt it in grass valley! (reported through EMSC)
Grass Valley (United States of America, 118 km W of epicenter) : Not sure, but thought I felt something! (reported through EMSC)
Grass Valley (United States of America, 117 km W of epicenter) : Jolt then a roll. Anout 4 seconds duration (reported through EMSC)
Placerville (United States of America, 96 km SW of epicenter) : Good shake. House rattled for 15-20 sec. (reported through EMSC)
(United States of America, 90 km W of epicenter) : Slight Shaking for about 15 seconds. Somewhat alarming but nothing significant. (reported through EMSC)
Camino (United States of America, 88 km SW of epicenter) : Shook the house but not enough to knock things off the shelves. (reported through EMSC)
Pollock Pines (United States of America, 85 km SW of epicenter) : We live in Pollock Pines CA. Had some rattling and movement. (reported through EMSC)
Fernley (United States of America, 72 km NE of epicenter) : Not felt here in Fernley, NVREAL (reported through EMSC)
Truckee (United States of America, 53 km NW of epicenter) : Just felt an earthquake in TRUCKEE, ca. (reported through EMSC)
Truckee (United States of America, 51 km NW of epicenter) : We’re in Truckee, Ca. We felt a shaking that lasted about 2-3 seconds. A side to side lateral shake. (reported through EMSC)
Truckee (United States of America, 51 km NW of epicenter) : I felt it I. Truckee California (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 51 km NW of epicenter) : A bit of couch shaking in NW Reno. (reported through EMSC)
Truckee (United States of America, 49 km NW of epicenter) : A nice little vibration. (reported through EMSC)
Sparks (United States of America, 48 km NW of epicenter) : Quick jolt (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 47 km NW of epicenter) : There was very little swaying. There was enough that the people (4) in my house noticed it, but it was very mild. Our 3 dogs did not notice it. (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 47 km NW of epicenter) : I am in an apartment downtown Arlington and second. My 4 th floor apartment swayed for almost a minute. 6:34pm. I also felt a movement 6 hours before Utah’s 5.7 days ago. This sway was longer today. (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 44 km N of epicenter) : My husband felt it, i didn't (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 34 km SW of epicenter) : Felt small earthquake (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Shook the whole house for a while (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Felt lateral movements. Movements went from swaying north-south to movements that swayed East- west. Felt it for approximately 20 seconds (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 27 km SW of epicenter) : Chairs and light shook. Only a few seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Gardnerville (United States of America, 19 km S of epicenter) : Felt like a couple of bulldozers coming next to the house! (reported through EMSC)
Minden (United States of America, 16 km S of epicenter) : We heard loud roaring sound with about 15 seconds of shaking & windows rattling. Our hanging lights, wind chimes & mobiles swinging around. Dog frantic & hanging toys in 2 parrots’ cages swinging around. Video is a few minutes after quake once we confirmed everybody is ok. We’re located approx 12-15 miles S-SW of epicenter. (reported through EMSC)
Minden (United States of America, 16 km S of epicenter) : We heard loud roaring sound with about 15-20 seconds of shaking & windows rattling. Our hanging lights, wind chimes & mobiles swinging around. Dog frantic & hanging toys in 2 parrots’ cages swinging. Video is a few minutes after quake once we confirmed everybody is ok. We’re in Minden, NV. (reported through EMSC)
Minden (United States of America, 16 km S of epicenter) : We heard loud roaring sound with about 15-20 seconds of shaking & windows rattling. Our hanging lights, wind chimes & mobiles swinging around. Dog frantic & hanging toys in 2 parrots’ cages swinging. Took video a few minutes after quake once we confirmed everybody is ok. We’re located in Minden, NV. (reported through EMSC)
Minden (United States of America, 16 km S of epicenter) : Pretty good shake lasted about 10 seconds. Rolled. (reported through EMSC)
Genoa (United States of America, 11 km SW of epicenter) : Loud boom and the whole house moved! (reported through EMSC)
Genoa (United States of America, 11 km SW of epicenter) : Loud boom then the whole house moved! I’m in Genoa. 10 or 15 seconds. A few aftershocks. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 9 km NW of epicenter) : :) (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 9 km NW of epicenter) : Heard a loud bang then shaking for about 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Severe shaking and could hear the rumblings. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Strong shaking that surprised us but no damage. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Wow viruses, asteroids and now a quake 6 miles away...shits going biblical.At least the water and powers on (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Never felt one quite like that here before. Last two between 5 and 10 seconds, rattled everything in the cupboards and the floor was shaking really well (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Loud boom. House shook hard for about four to five seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : One big jolt, pushed me south. Then north. With two big rolling waves after it. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 6 km NW of epicenter) : CRAZY! Double wide trailer was a rockin, dont come a knockin! Felt it good in Carson city (reported through EMSC)
San Francisco (United States of America, 278 km SW of epicenter) : Barely perceptible (reported through EMSC)
San Francisco (United States of America, 278 km SW of epicenter) : Crazy but it was felt all the way to San Francisco! It was a little shake for 2 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Discovery Bay (United States of America, 212 km SW of epicenter) : Very short (reported through EMSC)
Stockton (United States of America, 188 km SW of epicenter) : Not sure but I think I may have felt an earthquake and maybe an aftershoc. I was sitting on a lawn chair and felt one wave, turned to my friend asked if he felt that and then as I was talking felt a little wave like motion again. (reported through EMSC)
Stockton (United States of America, 187 km SW of epicenter) : Gentle shake (reported through EMSC)
Stockton (United States of America, 187 km SW of epicenter) : Felt this in Stockton. Thought the dog kick the sofa. (reported through EMSC)
West Sacramento (United States of America, 173 km W of epicenter) : I felt a slight rolling in Sacramento. (reported through EMSC)
Galt (United States of America, 164 km SW of epicenter) : level y corto (reported through EMSC)
Folsom (United States of America, 135 km SW of epicenter) : Small jolt in Folsom,CA (reported through EMSC)
Folsom (United States of America, 135 km W of epicenter) : Small vibration of the couch and the pull strings on my fan swayed slightly. Got my attention! Folsom, California (reported through EMSC)
Ione (United States of America, 135 km SW of epicenter) : Felt it at 6:34pm and heard it (reported through EMSC)
Murphys (United States of America, 120 km SW of epicenter) : Strong shift of the house for 1-2 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Grass Valley (United States of America, 117 km W of epicenter) : Rolled right through the house. (reported through EMSC)
Grass Valley (United States of America, 117 km W of epicenter) : Just a slight shaking. NBD (reported through EMSC)
Grass Valley (United States of America, 112 km W of epicenter) : Felt like it was rolling then a final jolt at end. Dogs and cat looked around . Grass Valley, CA (reported through EMSC)
Placerville (United States of America, 103 km SW of epicenter) : Thought my dog was shaking the bed. Was intermittent for maybe 10 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Placerville (United States of America, 101 km SW of epicenter) : About 7 seconds. Windows rattled. Nothing fell. Combo of a shaking & rolling. (reported through EMSC)
Camino (United States of America, 92 km SW of epicenter) : It shook the house but not the garage that my ex husband was in. (reported through EMSC)
Verdi (United States of America, 51 km NW of epicenter) : Made my wife’s boobs jiggle (reported through EMSC)
Yerington (United States of America, 50 km E of epicenter) : 6:35 pm Yerington nevada wow (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 47 km NW of epicenter) : South Reno off Wedge. Sitting on the couch, watching tv, I felt my butt shake. No damage to the house though. (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 42 km NW of epicenter) : Felt it in Reno. Short, audible but no damage in the home I am at. (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 36 km NW of epicenter) : Very light and quick tremor in Reno. (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 36 km NW of epicenter) : Very slight,but definitely a quake (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Felt like earth below us lurched sideways - then shakes (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Moved to Tahoe from bay area 13 years ago. Went outside and said to neighbors "that felt like a 5.0!" Definitely the strongest quake I've felt since leaving bay area. Had to check gas lines just to be sure, that's how much we jarred, then swayed. Whew! (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 33 km SW of epicenter) : 5 seconds of shaking. Windows rattling. Nothing fell or broke. (reported through EMSC)
South Lake Tahoe (United States of America, 33 km SW of epicenter) : Wasn’t strong enough to move plans or knock things of shelf. But definitely noticeable if you were still (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 31 km NW of epicenter) : Felt it! Got our hearts beating! (reported through EMSC)
Reno (United States of America, 30 km N of epicenter) : Definitely felt it. Two sharp jolts that went through the house and shook the table I was seated at. Second jolt seemed stronger than the first. Didn’t know if it was an explosion or earthquake at first. (reported through EMSC)
Incline Village (United States of America, 26 km NW of epicenter) : Reminded me of the first after shock during the Loma Preeta. (reported through EMSC)
Washoe Valley (United States of America, 20 km NW of epicenter) : Very loud rumbling prior to feeling it (reported through EMSC)
Gardnerville (United States of America, 19 km S of epicenter) : About 10-15 seconds shaking. 5 miles south of epicenter (reported through EMSC)
Gardnerville (United States of America, 19 km S of epicenter) : Felt a rumble for about 5 seconds. Pineview estates. 9 miles south of gardnerville. (reported through EMSC)
Gardnerville (United States of America, 19 km S of epicenter) : Slight rolling. (reported through EMSC)
Minden (United States of America, 18 km S of epicenter) : It felt like the whole house was swaying back and forth. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 9 km NW of epicenter) : I heard a loud bang, then we were shaking for about 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Not sure if this is the one we just felt in Carson City, NV. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Very short, but a good shake. South Carson City, almost Minden. Friend in Reno, NV said it was less intense there. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : It sounded like a semi truck drove by our house (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Hit with a sudden low-pitched "bang" and pitched for a few seconds, then rolled for a few more seconds. One book fell off a shelf. Both dogs went a little crazy and one is still shivering about ten minutes later. All is well. (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Felt it (reported through EMSC)
Carson City (United States of America, 5 km SW of epicenter) : Was brief but had a little rocking. (reported through EMSC)
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