Minor mag. 1.3 earthquake - 39 Km NW of Moapa Town, Nevada, USA, on Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 7:57 pm (GMT -7) -
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Minor magnitude 1.3 earthquake at 1 km depth
18 Mar 03:57 UTC: First to report: USGS after 60 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Mar 2021 02:57:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 7:57 pm (GMT -7)
Depth: 1.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.9123°N / 114.9315°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Santa Clara (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Alamo (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) W of Mesquite (Clark County) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) N of Sunrise Manor (pop: 189,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) N of North Las Vegas (pop: 234,800) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NNE of Las Vegas (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) N of Winchester (Clark County) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) N of Whitney (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) N of Paradise (pop: 223,200) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNE of Spring Valley (pop: 178,400) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) N of Henderson (pop: 285,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 106 joules (1.56 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.3||1.4 km||39 Km NW of Moapa Town, Nevada, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.