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Minor mag. 1.1 earthquake - 58 Km N of Indian Springs, Nevada, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 8:17 pm (GMT -7) -

Minor mag. 1.1 earthquake - 58 Km N of Indian Springs, Nevada, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 8:17 pm (GMT -7) Minor mag. 1.1 earthquake - 58 Km N of Indian Springs, Nevada, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 8:17 pm (GMT -7)

Minor magnitude 1.1 earthquake at 8 km depth

28 Sep 03:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
28 Sep 17:20: Magnitude recalculated from 0.9 to 1.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 8.2 km (from 0 to 5.1 mi).
28 Sep 17:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.2 to 8.1 km (from 5.1 to 5 mi).

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 28, 2022 03:17:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Sep 27, 2022 at 8:17 pm (GMT -7)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude1.1
Depth8.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude37.0918°N / 115.7603°W (Nevada, United States)
Antipode37.092°S / 64.24°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoTimber Mountain (66 km / 41 mi)
Nearby towns and cities59 km (36 mi) N of Indian Springs (pop: 991) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Alamo (pop: 1,080) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
74 km (46 mi) SW of Hiko (pop: 119) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
91 km (57 mi) ENE of Beatty (pop: 1,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) N of Mount Charleston (pop: 357) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
100 km (62 mi) N of Pahrump (Nye County) (pop: 36,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
115 km (71 mi) NNW of North Las Vegas (pop: 234,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
116 km (72 mi) NNW of Sunrise Manor (pop: 189,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 24.6°C (76 F), humidity: 24%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released2.8 x 106 joules (0.783 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
1.18.1 km58 Km N of Indian Springs, NevadaUSGS
0.910 kmSouthern NevadaIRIS
1.18.1 kmSouthern NevadaRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Shoshone (SHO/CI network) | Distance from quake: 140 km / 87 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Shoshone: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (1)

At magnitude 1.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Henderson / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Dec 16, 1954 11:07
68 years ago
7.3

15 km
319km / 198mi38 mi E of Fallon, Churchill County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 6, 2019 03:19
3 years ago
7.1

8 km
221km / 137mi10.9 mi N of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USAMore
Dec 21, 1932 06:10
90 years ago
6.8

10 km
255km / 158mi39 mi E of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, USAMore
May 15, 2020 11:03
3 years ago
6.5

2.8 km
221km / 137mi36 mi W of Tonopah, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 10, 1947 15:58
76 years ago
6.5

6 km
245km / 152mi21 mi SE of Fort Irwin, San Bernardino County, California, USAMore
Jan 30, 1934 20:16
89 years ago
6.5

0 km
264km / 164mi22 mi SE of Hawthorne, Mineral County, Nevada, USAMore
Nov 4, 1908 08:37
114 years ago
6.5

0 km
164km / 102miInyo County, 46 mi NE of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USAMore
Jul 4, 2019 17:33
3 years ago
6.4

10.7 km
220km / 136mi10.9 mi NE of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USAMore
Jul 21, 1986 14:42
36 years ago
6.4

8.8 km
242km / 151miMono County, 91 mi NE of Fresno, California, USAMore
Mar 15, 1946 13:49
77 years ago
6.3

6 km
249km / 155mi16 mi W of Ridgecrest, Kern County, California, USAMore
Jul 6, 1954 22:07
68 years ago
6.2

0 km
343km / 213mi14 mi SE of Fallon Station, Churchill County, Nevada, USAMore
May 17, 1993 23:20
30 years ago
6.1

3.6 km
179km / 111miInyo County, 102 mi NE of Visalia, Tulare County, California, USAMore
Nov 10, 1916 09:11
106 years ago
6.1

0 km
178km / 111miSan Bernardino County, California, 56 mi SW of Enterprise, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 1, 1999 16:06
23 years ago
5.9

6 km
117km / 73miNye County, 138 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 14, 1976 12:30
47 years ago
5.8

1.3 km
67km / 42mi81 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Feb 12, 1976 14:45
47 years ago
5.8

1.2 km
68km / 42mi79 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jan 3, 1976 19:15
47 years ago
5.8

1.5 km
56km / 35mi78 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 16, 1969 14:30
53 years ago
5.8

1.2 km
67km / 42mi33 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Oct 28, 1975 14:30
47 years ago
5.7

1.3 km
62km / 38mi78 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 16, 1966 18:02
56 years ago
5.7

10 km
146km / 90miLincoln County, Nevada, 37 mi NW of St. George, Washington County, Utah, USAMore
Jun 6, 1973 13:00
50 years ago
5.6

1.1 km
55km / 34mi74 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 26, 1968 15:00
55 years ago
5.6

1.2 km
66km / 41mi32 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 20, 1966 15:30
56 years ago
5.6

1.2 km
62km / 39mi33 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 17, 1976 14:15
47 years ago
5.5

0.9 km
52km / 32mi75 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 9, 1976 14:00
47 years ago
5.5

0.9 km
59km / 37mi79 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 26, 1975 12:30
47 years ago
5.5

6 km
58km / 36mi77 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 26, 1970 19:00
53 years ago
5.5

1.2 km
72km / 45mi81 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 19, 1968 16:30
54 years ago
5.5

1.4 km
65km / 40mi27 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 29, 1992 10:14
30 years ago
5.4

9.1 km
64km / 40mi38 mi NW of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 13, 1987 13:59
35 years ago
5.4

0 km
26km / 16mi59 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
May 31, 1984 13:03
39 years ago
5.4

0 km
19km / 12miNye County, 80 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Feb 12, 1982 14:55
41 years ago
5.4

0 km
64km / 40mi75 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 25, 1980 19:05
42 years ago
5.4

0.7 km
66km / 41mi77 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 17, 1976 14:45
47 years ago
5.4

0.8 km
26km / 16miNye County, 81 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Nov 20, 1975 15:00
47 years ago
5.4

0.8 km
56km / 35mi73 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 19, 1975 13:00
47 years ago
5.4

0.9 km
57km / 36mi81 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 3, 1975 14:20
48 years ago
5.4

0.7 km
73km / 45mi84 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
May 14, 1975 14:00
48 years ago
5.4

0.8 km
65km / 40mi75 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 30, 1966 22:15
56 years ago
5.4

0.8 km
54km / 33mi38 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 13, 1963 17:00
59 years ago
5.4

0.7 km
23km / 15miNye County, 39 mi NW of Indian Springs, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Oct 13, 1988 14:00
34 years ago
5.3

0 km
26km / 16mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 24, 1987 15:00
35 years ago
5.3

0 km
57km / 35mi74 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 2, 1985 20:00
38 years ago
5.3

0 km
24km / 15mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 5, 1982 13:59
40 years ago
5.3

0 km
15km / 9mi62 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jan 15, 1981 20:25
42 years ago
5.3

0.6 km
25km / 16mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 12, 1980 17:15
43 years ago
5.3

6 km
65km / 40mi79 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 6, 1979 15:00
43 years ago
5.3

0.6 km
26km / 16mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 11, 1979 13:59
44 years ago
5.3

0.7 km
57km / 35mi79 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 27, 1978 17:20
44 years ago
5.3

0.6 km
23km / 14mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 31, 1978 14:00
44 years ago
5.3

0.7 km
57km / 35mi77 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 14, 1977 15:30
45 years ago
5.3

0.7 km
29km / 18mi84 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Nov 9, 1977 22:00
45 years ago
5.3

0.7 km
26km / 16mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 19, 1977 17:55
45 years ago
5.3

0.7 km
26km / 16mi82 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 26, 1976 14:30
46 years ago
5.3

0 km
29km / 18mi83 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Feb 14, 1976 11:30
47 years ago
5.3

1.2 km
61km / 38mi75 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 3, 1975 14:40
48 years ago
5.3

0.6 km
24km / 15mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 30, 1974 15:00
48 years ago
5.3

0.7 km
29km / 18miNye County, 85 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 16, 1969 14:54
53 years ago
5.3

0.5 km
65km / 40mi11 mi E of Rachel, Lincoln County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 22, 1966 18:57
56 years ago
5.3

33 km
142km / 88miLincoln County, Nevada, 40 mi NW of St. George, Washington County, Utah, USAMore
Aug 17, 1988 17:00
34 years ago
5.2

0 km
54km / 33mi77 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 7, 1988 15:05
34 years ago
5.2

0 km
57km / 36mi75 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Nov 14, 1986 16:00
36 years ago
5.2

0 km
26km / 16mi62 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 17, 1986 21:00
36 years ago
5.2

0 km
57km / 35mi77 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 5, 1985 15:00
37 years ago
5.2

0 km
26km / 16mi59 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 1, 1984 17:45
39 years ago
5.2

0 km
26km / 16mi59 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 14, 1983 19:05
40 years ago
5.2

0 km
25km / 16mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
May 7, 1982 18:17
41 years ago
5.2

0.6 km
25km / 16mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Feb 8, 1979 20:00
44 years ago
5.2

0.6 km
26km / 16mi62 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 12, 1978 17:00
44 years ago
5.2

0.6 km
25km / 16mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 11, 1978 15:30
45 years ago
5.2

0.6 km
55km / 34mi78 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 23, 1978 16:30
45 years ago
5.2

0.6 km
26km / 16mi62 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Feb 23, 1978 17:00
45 years ago
5.2

0.7 km
27km / 17miNye County, 83 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Oct 18, 1967 14:30
55 years ago
5.2

0.7 km
27km / 16mi41 mi E of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 18, 1966 17:35
56 years ago
5.2

33 km
142km / 88miLincoln County, Nevada, 40 mi NW of St. George, Washington County, Utah, USAMore
Oct 29, 1969 22:01
53 years ago
5.1

0.6 km
28km / 17mi42 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 29, 1968 22:45
54 years ago
5.1

0.7 km
55km / 34mi33 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 17, 1969 15:00
53 years ago
5.0

0.6 km
21km / 13miNye County, 40 mi NW of Indian Springs, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Oct 8, 1969 14:30
53 years ago
5.0

0.6 km
63km / 39mi30 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
May 7, 1969 13:45
54 years ago
5.0

0.6 km
69km / 43mi30 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
May 20, 1967 15:00
56 years ago
5.0

0.7 km
27km / 17mi41 mi E of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 3, 1965 15:13
57 years ago
5.0

0.7 km
27km / 17mi43 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 20, 1954 00:11
68 years ago
5.0

0 km
136km / 84miNye County, 52 mi NW of Rachel, Lincoln County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 10, 1940 18:01
83 years ago
5.0

16 km
68km / 42mi27 mi S of Alamo, Lincoln County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 14, 1991 19:00
31 years ago
4.9

0 km
61km / 38miNye County, 102 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Feb 10, 1989 20:06
34 years ago
4.9

0 km
21km / 13mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Dec 13, 1986 17:50
36 years ago
4.9

0 km
61km / 38miNye County, 103 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 5, 1986 15:04
37 years ago
4.9

0 km
23km / 14mi62 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 22, 1986 14:30
37 years ago
4.9

0 km
63km / 39miNye County, 104 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 22, 1986 16:15
37 years ago
4.9

0 km
27km / 17mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 25, 1984 15:30
38 years ago
4.9

0 km
61km / 38mi103 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 26, 1983 20:20
40 years ago
4.9

0 km
66km / 41miNye County, 107 mi NW of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 28, 1979 14:44
43 years ago
4.9

0.5 km
30km / 18mi85 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Aug 4, 1977 16:40
45 years ago
4.9

0.5 km
22km / 14mi61 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jul 27, 1976 20:30
46 years ago
4.9

0.6 km
25km / 16mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Sep 26, 1974 15:05
48 years ago
4.9

0.6 km
28km / 17miNye County, 83 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 21, 1973 14:45
49 years ago
4.9

0 km
20km / 13mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Apr 26, 1973 17:15
50 years ago
4.9

0.6 km
27km / 17mi82 mi NW of North Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, USAMore
Mar 8, 1973 16:10
50 years ago
4.9

0.6 km
24km / 15mi62 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Oct 14, 1970 14:30
52 years ago
4.9

0.6 km
22km / 14mi60 mi N of Pahrump, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
Jun 28, 1968 12:22
54 years ago
4.9

0.6 km
66km / 41mi28 mi NE of Beatty, Nye County, Nevada, USAMore
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