Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Mono County, California, 45 mi south of Carson City, Nevada, USA, on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 18:05 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
9 Jul 18:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
Depth: 5.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.54083°N / 119.5305°W↗ (Mono, California, United States)
Antipode: 38.541°S / 60.47°E↗
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Coleville (pop: 495) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Topaz Ranch Estates (Nevada) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Smith Valley (Nevada) (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Gardnerville Ranchos (Nevada) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County, Nevada) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of Nevada City (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) S of Sparks (Nevada) (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSE of Reno (Nevada) (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) E of Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||5.3 km||28km SE of Markleeville, CA||USGS|
|2.6||3 km||CENTRAL CALIFORNIA||EMSC|
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