Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 33 mi southwest of Alamo, Lincoln County, Nevada, USA, on Monday, 11 Jan 2021 1:46 am (GMT -8) -

Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 33 mi southwest of Alamo, Lincoln County, Nevada, USA, on Monday, 11 Jan 2021 1:46 am (GMT -8)

Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 6 km depth

11 Jan 10:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Jan 2021 09:46:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 11 Jan 2021 1:46 am (GMT -8)
Magnitude: 1.6
Depth: 6.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.151°N / 115.6965°W (Lincoln County, Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Timber Mountain (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Alamo (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NNE of Pahrump (Nye County) (pop: 36,400) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) NNW of North Las Vegas (pop: 234,800) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (74 mi) NNW of Sunrise Manor (pop: 189,400) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NNW of Las Vegas (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NNW of Spring Valley (pop: 178,400) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NNW of Paradise (pop: 223,200) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) NNW of Enterprise (pop: 108,500) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NNW of Henderson (pop: 285,700) --> See nearby quakes!
421 km (261 mi) ESE of Carson City (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 0°C (32 F), humidity: 43%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from NNE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 1.66.1 km52 Km WSW of Alamo, Nevada, USAUSGS

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At magnitude 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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