Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - 30km SSW of Smith Valley, NV, on Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 6:58 pm (GMT -7) -
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Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 7 km depth
23 Sep 10:16 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 6:58 pm (GMT -7)
Depth: 7.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.54033°N / 119.4925°W↗ (Nevada, United States)
Antipode: 38.54°S / 60.508°E↗
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Walker (California) (pop: 721) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Topaz Ranch Estates (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Smith Valley (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SSE of Gardnerville Ranchos (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County, California) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSE of Carson City (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) S of Nevada City (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) SSE of Sparks (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (71 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||7.3 km||30km SSW of Smith Valley, NV||USGS|