Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 31km SE of Markleeville, CA, on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 3:08 pm (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 31km SE of Markleeville, CA, on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 3:08 pm (GMT -7)

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 7 km depth

21 Sep 22:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 minutes.
22 Sep 06:48: Magnitude recalculated from 2.6 to 2.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.7 to 6.9 km (from 4.8 to 4.3 mi).
Date & time: Sep 21, 2021 22:08:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 3:08 pm (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 6.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.52617°N / 119.50217°W (California, United States)
Antipode: 38.526°S / 60.498°E
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of Walker (pop: 721) --> See nearby quakes!
23 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!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Gardnerville Ranchos (Nevada) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Yerington (Nevada) (pop: 3,060) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County, Nevada) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) SSE of Carson City (Nevada) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) S of Sparks (Nevada) (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SSE of Reno (Nevada) (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 26.2°C (79 F), humidity: 13%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from N
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.46.9 km31km SE of Markleeville, CAUSGS
2.19 kmCENTRAL CALIFORNIAEMSC

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