Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Mono County, California, 49 mi south of Carson City, Nevada, USA, on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 00:32 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 3 km depth
17 Jul 00:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
Depth: 2.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.48067°N / 119.5125°W↗ (Mono, California, United States)
Antipode: 38.481°S / 60.488°E↗
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Walker (pop: 721) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Topaz Ranch Estates (Nevada) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Smith Valley (Nevada) (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of Gardnerville Ranchos (Nevada) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County, Nevada) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ENE of Arnold (pop: 3,840) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) S of Sparks (Nevada) (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) SSE of Reno (Nevada) (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 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||2.9 km||32km ENE of Dardanelle, CA||USGS|
|3.0||4 km||CENTRAL CALIFORNIA||EMSC|
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