Weak mag. 1.9 earthquake - 8 Km E of Sparks, Nevada, on Friday, 21 May 2021 at 17:52 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 2 km depth
21 May 18:19 UTC: First to report: USGS after 27 minutes.
Depth: 1.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5278°N / 119.649°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Soda Lakes (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) E of Sparks (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of Sun Valley (Washoe County) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Reno (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Spanish Springs (Washoe County) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of Nevada City (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) ESE of Cold Springs (pop: 8,540) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Fernley (Lyon County) (pop: 19,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NE of Incline Village (pop: 8,780) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ENE of Truckee (California) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County, California) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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