Minor mag. 0.3 earthquake - 56 km NW of Indian Springs, Nevada, USA, on Sunday, 31 Jan 2021 6:19 am (GMT -8) -
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Minor magnitude 0.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
31 Jan 15:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Date & time: 31 Jan 2021 14:19:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 31 Jan 2021 6:19 am (GMT -8)
Depth: 10.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.955°N / 116.0897°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Timber Mountain (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) NW of Indian Springs (pop: 991) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) N of Pahrump (Nye County) (pop: 36,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NW of Spring Valley (pop: 178,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NW of North Las Vegas (pop: 234,800) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NW of Las Vegas (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NW of Sunrise Manor (pop: 189,400) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) NW of Paradise (pop: 223,200) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) NW of Enterprise (pop: 108,500) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NW of Whitney (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) NW of Henderson (pop: 285,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 105 joules (0.049 kilowatt hours) More info
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|0.3||10.3 km||56 Km NW of Indian Springs, Nevada, USA||USGS|
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