Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 32km SSW of Smith Valley, NV, on Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 8:35 pm (GMT -7) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 4 km depth
23 Sep 10:26 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 8:35 pm (GMT -7)
Depth: 3.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.51517°N / 119.46617°W↗ (Nevada, United States)
Antipode: 38.515°S / 60.534°E↗
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) E of Walker (California) (pop: 721) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) S of Topaz Ranch Estates (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Smith Valley (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Gardnerville Ranchos (pop: 11,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Johnson Lane (Douglas County) (pop: 6,490) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 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) S 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: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||3.6 km||32km SSW of Smith Valley, NV||USGS|