Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 29km S of Smith Valley, NV, on Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 6:04 pm (GMT -7) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 3 km depth
22 Sep 06:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021 6:04 pm (GMT -7)
Depth: 3.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.52683°N / 119.4055°W↗ (Nevada, United States)
Antipode: 38.527°S / 60.595°E↗
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) ENE of Walker (California) (pop: 721) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SSE of Topaz Ranch Estates (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) S of Smith Valley (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Gardnerville Ranchos (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County, California) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSE of Carson City (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSE of Nevada City (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Sparks (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (73 mi) SSE of Reno (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.4||3.4 km||29km S of Smith Valley, NV||USGS|