Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 12 Km SW of Henderson, Nevada, USA, on Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 21:34 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 4 km depth
28 Apr 00:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.954°N / 115.0757°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Amboy (169 km / 105 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SW of Henderson (pop: 285,700) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Whitney (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Enterprise (pop: 108,500) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Paradise (pop: 223,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Winchester (Clark County) (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) W of Boulder City (Clark County) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Spring Valley (pop: 178,400) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Las Vegas (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) S of North Las Vegas (pop: 234,800) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) S of Sunrise Manor (pop: 189,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||4 km||12 Km SW of Henderson, Nevada, USA||USGS|
|2.1||4 km||NEVADA, USA||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.