Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - 4 Km NNE of Walker, California, on Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 3:24 pm (GMT -7) -

Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - 4 Km NNE of Walker, California, on Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 3:24 pm (GMT -7)

Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 0 km depth

22 Sep 22:29 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 22, 2021 22:24:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 3:24 pm (GMT -7)
Magnitude: 1.5
Depth: 0.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.5521°N / 119.4506°W (California, United States)
Antipode: 38.552°S / 60.549°E
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NNE of Walker (pop: 721) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Topaz Ranch Estates (Nevada) (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Smith Valley (Nevada) (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Gardnerville Ranchos (Nevada) (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County, Nevada) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSE of Carson City (Nevada) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) S of Nevada City (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) SSE of Sparks (Nevada) (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSE of Reno (Nevada) (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 27.4°C (81 F), humidity: 17%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
1.50.1 km4 Km NNE of Walker, CaliforniaUSGS

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