Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Douglas County, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA, on 28 May 8:25 am (GMT -7) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Douglas County, 14 mi west of Carson City, Nevada, USA, on 28 May 8:25 am (GMT -7)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 7 km depth

28 May 15:26 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
28 May 15:27: Now using data updates from USGS
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28 May 19:00: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 7.0 km (from 1.2 to 4.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2 km (1.3 mi) towards SE.
Update Fri, 28 May 2021, 15:33
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.1 just reported 15 miles west of Carson City, California, United States
4.1 quake 28 May 8:25 am (GMT -7)
4.1 quake 28 May 8:25 am (GMT -7)
The United States Geological Survey reported a magnitude 4.1 quake in the United States near Carson City, Carson City County, Nevada, only 8 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Friday 28 May 2021 at 8:25 am local time at a very shallow depth of 1.2 miles. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.4 earthquake. A third agency, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), reported the same quake at magnitude 4.1.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Dollar Point (pop. 1,200) located 5 miles from the epicenter, and Kings Beach (pop. 3,800) 7 miles away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in South Lake Tahoe (pop. 21,700) located 14 miles from the epicenter, Carson City (pop. 54,500) 15 miles away, and Truckee (pop. 16,300) 15 miles away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Reno (pop. 241,400) located 30 miles from the epicenter, Sparks (pop. 96,100) 32 miles away, and Sun Valley (pop. 19,300) 35 miles away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 28 May 2021 15:25:21 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 28 May 8:25 am (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.12217°N / 120.02867°W (Douglas, Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Soda Lakes (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) WNW of Glenbrook (pop: 215) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Incline Village (pop: 8,780) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County, California) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Carson City (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Truckee (California) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Reno (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Sparks (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Sun Valley (Washoe County) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) ENE of Sacramento (California) (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) NE of Stockton (California) (pop: 305,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 11.3°C (52 F), humidity: 54%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from E
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.27 km8km SE of Dollar Point, CAUSGS
unknownn/aNear Reno, Nevada, USAVolcanoDiscovery
4.19 kmNORTHERN CALIFORNIAEMSC

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Carson City (26 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : My Apt. BUILDING Shook | 3 users found this interesting.  
Carson City, Nevada (24.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My computer monitors swayed back and forth and I also swayed back and forth sitting in my office chair. Very short but pretty strong. | One user found this interesting.  
Zephyr Cove Nevada US (15.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 s : Very loud impossible not to feel almost a shape jolt up and then slid off to the side | 2 users found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (19.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : House was swagging and making cracking noises . It scared me, heart was beating fast, bc we just experienced two other in the last two weeks! Never knew Tahoe had this many earthquakes!!  
Carson City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 15-20 s : Strong shaking that revved up gaining intensity...enough to scare me. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Carson City / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s : Amplified by being on the 5th (top) floor of an office building. Mostly horizontal shaking, second wave felt more vertical. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Kings Beach, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : Large jolt. One thing fell off shelf. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Tahoe City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Felt like a MONSTER truck passing by and shaking the building | 2 users found this interesting.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : House shook | 2 users found this interesting.  
Squaw Valley Resort / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : We are on the 4th floor and it felt like riding in a car with smooth suspension. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Incline Village, NV (15.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : A lot of rattling dishware and wine glasses clanging. It hit first with light shaking followed immediately by more moderate shaking... | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Zephyr Cove,NV (15 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : Heard a boom and felt an up and down jolt and then seconds later it the same thin happened again | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe (27.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : About 5 seconds long | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe (22.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : I was sleeping and I woke up to my bed shaking and small things falling off my shadowbox. | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (24.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 1-2 s : I don't know I was going to sleep with i felt three walls shaking and heard the walls move scary | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe (22.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Couldn’t miss it! | One user found this interesting.  
near Carson City, Nevada (23.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Only lasted about 30 seconds. Moderate shaking. Dog really felt it and ran inside! | One user found this interesting.  
Placerville, California (78.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Whole house shook for a second, drove dogs crazy | One user found this interesting.  
Gardnerville Ranchos, Douglas, Nevada (44.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Mild shaking.minden nv | One user found this interesting.  
Carsin city nevada (242.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Small but I felt the whole building move | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe, ca (20.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt and heard whole house shake. Nothing fell over but everything rattled around. | One user found this interesting.  
Reno, NV (42.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : Walls seem to be moving. | One user found this interesting.  
26 km of Pollock Pines, El Dorado, California (45.1 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Loud rumble and ground shaking. Creaky in walls | One user found this interesting.  
Kings Beach, California (12.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Whole house shook... Pots and pans lights everything shaking woke me from sleep | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe CA (21.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 15-20 s : Stronger than the last one, but no damage. | One user found this interesting.  
Tahoma, Placer, California (14.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : The TV was shaking on the table. It felt like a big truck passed by the House. | One user found this interesting.  
Dayton nv (39 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake : 1 sharp jolt. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
South Lake Tahoe (27.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : About 5 seconds long | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 1-2 s : Initial jolt then a swing back and forth | One user found this interesting.  
Washoe Valley / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : Fairly strong shaking for this area | One user found this interesting.  
South Reno, Nevada / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : 2 shakes, raddled windows and doors | One user found this interesting.  
In bed (23.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 10-15 s : Weak shaking, but east-west. Not a roller style | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Stateline Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : Bed jostled as I was just waking up. Husband said he thought something hit the building. | One user found this interesting.  
Twin Bridges/Strawberry / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Heard rumble first, then there was about two seconds of shaking. | One user found this interesting.  
placerville ca / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Shook the picnic table I was sitting on | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : We are in a motorhome and definitely felt rocking. Nothing broken and nothing fell. | One user found this interesting.  
Minden, NV (27.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : There’s gonna be a BIG crack loose one of these days! | One user found this interesting.  
murphys, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short : I heard a thud against the house, and then followed by a very little shake. I was inside and my husband outside. He felt and heard nothing. | One user found this interesting.  
lodi, california (154.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s : light shaking of my chair sitting on the 4th floor at Lodi Memorial hospital | One user found this interesting.  
Reno Nevada 89509 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : computer jiggled and neighbor across the river's building rocked a little on the 7th floor | One user found this interesting.  
Carson city / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : It scared me I'm on video chat with my friend laying on my bed and my entire apartment literally shook for 1 to 2 seconds I jumped up to go check on my son | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / very short : Very short jolt, like someone bumped my chair. | One user found this interesting.  
Olympic Valley Ca 96146 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short : Two large booms, big jolts. | One user found this interesting.  
Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : Quick shake in an upper story apt | One user found this interesting.  
Placerville, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short : We heard it first then felt the shake. | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City, Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Single lateral shake followed by a single bump. | One user found this interesting.  
Minden (26.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Very light movement at a table; mostly rattling noise from the roof and metal roll-up door. | One user found this interesting.  
Truckee / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : a moderately hard lateral jolt | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : A couple of shakes, some rattling | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Wall boards shook, fags waved, chair rocked | One user found this interesting.  
Arnold California / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : House shook and | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I live in South Lake Tahoe and I heard a rumbling sound followed by shaking for a few seconds. | One user found this interesting.  
zephyr cove, NV. home in Lake Village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s : very loud shaking and vibration. scared my cat. saw big group of birds flying away | One user found this interesting.  
Dayton, Nevada / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : Heard the house make noises then felt the rolling it didn’t last long and was low intensity | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 30-60 s : There was a big jolt that shook the house then several waves of lighter rolling for maybe a minute. | One user found this interesting.  
pollock pines / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : heard it before i felt it | One user found this interesting.  
Camp Connell CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Quick jolt | One user found this interesting.  
Tahoma / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Felt more like an avalanche came down nearby | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Sharp jolt and a lot of shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Meeks bay (13.1 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Decent little bumpy shake. | One user found this interesting.  
Reno NV / Weak shaking (MMI III) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s : Light ripple under the couch where I was sitting. Shook the floor lamp to vibrate the metal pull. | One user found this interesting.  
Camino, CA / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Very strong jolt but very short. | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : Initial horizontal roll about 1 sec with vibrating for a Few seconds after. | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Bed moving, TV moving | One user found this interesting.  
89511 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : 2 second earthquake | One user found this interesting.  
South Carson city / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : A sharp jolt, very quick | One user found this interesting.  
89521 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : It was a single jolt but easily felt | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe Sail Inn / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It was longer then the one a couple of weeks ago but not as deep. This one shook, stopped, shook and then again. Things moved and the house made lots of noise. The birds and other animals we’re silent | One user found this interesting.  
Reno 89511 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : A little shake then slight roll | One user found this interesting.  
Glenbrook, NV (10.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Big bang at first followed by severe vibrations and possibly some rolling movement lasting 5 to 10 seconds. Not severe enough to move objects. | One user found this interesting.  
Incline Village / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Haven’t felt most recent others but definitely shook the house this time | One user found this interesting.  
Reno (39.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Slight shaking | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Reno,NV / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I heard the house creaking & felt a slight movement | One user found this interesting.  
Carson City (25.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / very short : It was a hard jolt. Even the dogs felt it and growled | One user found this interesting.  
Placerville CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : Whole house shook gently for a few seconds | One user found this interesting.  
Colfax, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short : Felt like something large hit the house. | One user found this interesting.  
Kings Beach / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating : Scared me! | One user found this interesting.  
South lake tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Felt like a minor earthquake | One user found this interesting.  
Truckee CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s : Shaking | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Biggest I’ve felt in the last month- the house cracked and made a lot of noise ! Lasted longer too. Light shaking. | One user found this interesting.  
East end of Donner Lake, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : A definite jolt! | One user found this interesting.  
PORTOLA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : Felt a small shake almost like a strong wind and small noise along with it. | One user found this interesting.  
Truckee (25 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short : Quick shake, hanging lamp swinging slightly. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : There was rattling first then one sharp lateral jolt | One user found this interesting.  
CARSON CITY. NV 89706 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : 1st it was a rattling, shaking, then a definite bump with shaking and rattling. I thought someone ran a car into the building. | One user found this interesting.  
Washoe valley, nv / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Motor home rocked for 5 seconds or so. | One user found this interesting.  
South Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : I laying in bed and the bed started shaking. | One user found this interesting.  
Incline Village, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : Initial vertical jolt, then sideways shaking | One user found this interesting.  
89521 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Doors to the den started vibrating.. | One user found this interesting.  
Reno Nv (41.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I'm on the 4th floor of an apartment building. Cabinet doors rattled. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
carson city, nv. (5th & Roop st.) / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : I did not feel it. I just heard walls shake a little, and my pets lifted their heads up. | One user found this interesting.  
Washoe Valley (29.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / very short : One slight shake, heard the house creak and chair bounced slightly. | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
Zephyr Cove Nevada US (15.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 s : Very loud impossible not to feel almost a shape jolt up and then slid off to the side  
Carson City, Nevada (23.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short
Pollock Pines, El Dorado, California (62.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Vacaville, Solano, California (190.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (22.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Sitting in Dennys in South Lakr Tahoe, we felt two jolts, other customers felt it too.  
Nevada City, Lyon (42 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Pine Grove, Amador, California (97.2 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s
Placerville, El Dorado, California (79.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Nothings  
near South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (31.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : S  
Pollock Pines, El Dorado, California (62.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Paradise, Butte, California (153.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Mild shaking  
Sacramento, California (140 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Felt like my building was shaking slightly.  
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (22.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
near Johnson Lane, Douglas, Nevada (37.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 20-30 s
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (22.5 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (25.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Kings beach (12.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s
Carson City, Nevada (21.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (21.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
near Sparks, Washoe, Nevada (40.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (21.2 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s
near Carson City, Nevada (23.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Only lasted about 30 seconds. Moderate shaking. Dog really felt it and ran inside!  
Incline Village, Washoe, Nevada (17.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Carson City, Nevada (23.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
near Sparks, Washoe, Nevada (43 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
CARSON CITY NV (19.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Diamond Springs, El Dorado, California (81.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Tahoe Vista, Placer, California (14.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
South Lake Tahoe, El Dorado, California (20.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 10-15 s
Reno (46.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
south lake tahoe (23.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s
Nevada City, Lyon (33.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Reno (44.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Tahoe City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Dayton, Nevada / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : Heard the house make noises then felt the rolling it didn’t last long and was low intensity  
Gardnerville / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : A sudden jolt  
Reno / not felt
Placerville, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : Sudden sharp shaking and noise of house moving. Didn't last long. Almost wondered if someone had slammed a door in the basement, due to sharp sudden noise, but shaking continued too long for that. Lasted about 15 seconds tghen transitioned to a mild vibration continued for another 10-15 seconds. If I hadn't been looking out the widow at the moment it happenned, I might have wondered if a big logging truck truck had rubmbled past. But ruling out both of those, went looking and found this report--  
Incline Village, Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : While sitting in chair felt a little bit of rocking. Girlfriend in another declared we were experiencing an earthquake.. I agreed and said that it was a good one. She guessed it to be around a 4 on Richter scale.  
HENDERSON (552.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Genoa 6 miles south near Sierra Nevada Mtns elevat / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
Ripon, ca 95366 (182.7 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Saw on fb (reported through our app)  
Truckee CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Tonopah nv (270.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Las Vegas, Nevada / not felt
Somerset nv / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Washoe Valley / not felt
Somerset nv / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Carson city / not felt
South Reno, Nevada / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Very short like a strong jolt. Only a few seconds. Rattled heavy objects and shifted things on shelves.  
Gardnerville / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : A sudden jolt  
Battle mountain (312 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Not felt (reported through our app)  
Truckee CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
AUBURN, CA (93.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
truckee / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Shook the whole house!  
Volcano / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating : I was sleeping I woke up because the bed was shaking and the doors on my armoire were rattling.  
Washoe Valley, NV (27 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kings Beach, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Carnelian Bay / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : House shuddered, nothing fell, after feeling Loma Prieta, this was nothing!  
Washoe City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
South Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Carson City Nv / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Large sound of whooshing air followed by moderate shaking. Once shaking subsided was followed by rocking..no aftershocks felt during the day  
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE / Weak shaking (MMI III) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / very short
Ripon 95366 (214.1 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Stateline, NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Single sharp jolt. Wife and I both felt it  
Colfax, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short : Felt like something large hit the house.  
Sutter Creek / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Klamath Falls, Oregon (372.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Carson City (23.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : There was a soft thump, the house creaked, and the cat trotted in from the outside. (reported through our app)  
Crysal Bay (13.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Mid Carson City, NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Jittery jolt from west, felt like 3.8 magnitude shaking activity, 3-4 seconds in duration, did feel uneasy ground activity at approx. 5am earlier this morning but no quake.  
Placerville, CA, / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : We live on a ridge above the South fork American River about 2.5 miles north of old town Placerville center. I was sitting at our kitchen counter and about 08:25 or so, the house quickly and lightly vibrated for about 2-3 seconds. If you were up and about and moving you probably would not have felt the vibration.  
Woodland (157.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me from sleeping.  
Camino Ca 95709 (70.2 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 10-15 s : one heavy bump and four (4) or (5) shakes  
Placerville ca / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Just rattling and some vibrating  
Incline Village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
95630 / not felt : Nothing  
Carson City nv / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : Modest shaking for a few seconds  
Carson city / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Carson City, Nevada / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Typical short quake for this area. Been in many quakes up to a 7.8 in Indonesia. This was just a rumble. The hanging lights just swayed a bit. Hardly what I would call a quake.  
Stateline, NV / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : House shook for a few seconds then again a few seconds after first time. Felt like something very heavy dropped on parking pad.  
South Lake Tahoe California (26.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Truckee / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Jackson, California / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
At home in Carson City, Nevada. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Minden Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Light shaking  
South Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : I was in bed. Bed started shaking and my chandelier swayed.  
Colfax, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Truckee, CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Heard it more than felt it.  
Professional CIrcle, Reno Nevada / Weak shaking (MMI III) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Biggest I’ve felt in the last month- the house cracked and made a lot of noise ! Lasted longer too. Light shaking.  
Colfax CA (80 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Portola, California / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / very short
Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
Silver Springs nv / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 1-2 s : Slight brief rolling motion  
Carson City, NV / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Sacramento, CA 95835 (140.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : Felt like my bed was slightly shaking. I waited a second and felt it again.  
Woodland (157.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me from sleeping.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Paintings on walls moved  
South Reno (39.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Felt light shaking. Some reflective objects were moving and it was easy to see due to the light moving.  
Carson City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short
89521 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I heard a lurching of the building (I'm upstairs), and then my plant was swaying back and forth. The cat had been manic all morning, so I should've seen it coming.  
Reno, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Reno, near Neil Rd / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : At work, felt my chair shake and the building sway. I'm in a 5 story building on the 4th floor.  
Carson City, Nv / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Very specific earth quake motion,!but the overhead light chains did not shake, That is my usual verification of an earthquake. So that was strange.  
Colfax ca / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Stateline, Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : Quick shaking and rattling, came on quickly.  
Incline Village, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Carson City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Camino (70.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It woke me up because of the mirrors in my bedroom rattling. There was some lesser shaking/rattling afterwards for about 10 seconds or so  
Milford, CA (124.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Incline Village, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Carson City, Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 5-10 s
Incline Village (15.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Olympic Valley / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
south lake tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short
89521 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
RENO / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Pollock Pines, ca / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Carson City, NV / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
Carson City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Tahoe vista / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
Foresthill, CA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Reno... st James village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 1-2 s
Downtown Reno 209 W 2nd Street. 16th floor / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Kings beach / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
South Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Incline village, NV (14.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Pollock Pines / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Placerville, ca (79.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Foresthill, CA / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Shingle springs / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s
Stateline, nv (21.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt / single vertical bump / very short (reported through our app)
South Lake Tahoe California (26.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Reno / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
South Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short
Reno, Nv / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Alta ca / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Homewood (13 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
89403 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Slight bump, ceiling fan chains swayed slightly  
Minden Nevada / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
stateline nv / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
South lake tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : ThKs  
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Tahoe city / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Carson City (24.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
South lake Tahoe / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Washoe Valley, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / very short
Incline Village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Carson city, nv / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Incline Village NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Washoe city, washoe county, Nv. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 1-2 s : Heard house creak as sofa seemed to push up under me.  
89521 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
Truckee / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Incline village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Carson City, nv
Alta (67.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Zephyr Cove / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Tahoe Donner (31.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Carson City (25.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
carson city / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Reno (51.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Verdi, NV / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / very short
95684 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short
Dayton NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Sitting / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Reno, NV 89502 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Reno, NV89521 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
South Lake Tahoe / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Stateline, Nevada / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
carson city (24.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s
Reno n (42.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Jackson, California / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Squaw valley resort / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Mount Rose / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 15-20 s
Truckee Ca / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Incline Village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Incline Village, NV / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
zephyr cove, nevada / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Truckee, CA (27.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short
Carnelian bay / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Olympic valley, ca (19.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Gardnerville NV / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Home / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 30-60 s : Light shaking  
Pollock pines, ca / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Gardnerville Nv. / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
Reno / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Arnold, california / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : ..  
Tahoe Keys (23.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Truckee / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Truckee, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Soth Lake Tahoe, CA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Incline Village / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Carson City / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Meyers, Ca / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Gardnerville, Nevada (33.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Northstar Resort Truckee / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Carson City (23.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
89521 (44.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Tahoe city / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Golden (55.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
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