Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 4 Km S of Dayton, Nevada, USA, on Friday, 16 October 2020 at 06:35 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.7 earthquake  - 4 Km S of Dayton, Nevada, USA, on Friday, 16 October 2020 at 06:35 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 8 km depth

16 Oct 06:44 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 9 minutes.
16 Oct 06:45: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: USGS
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16 Oct 15:52: Profondeur recalculée de 7.9 à 7.7 km (de 4.9 à 4.8 mi).
Date & time: 16 Oct 2020 06:35:22 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.7
Profondeur: 7.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.197°N / 119.5979°W (Nevada, États-Unis)
Volcan le plus près: Soda Lakes (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km S de Dayton (Lyon County) (pop: 8,960)
15 km ENE de Carson City (pop: 54,500)
20 km NNE de Johnson Lane (Douglas County) (pop: 6,490)
28 km SW de Stagecoach (pop: 1,870)
33 km E de Incline Village (Washoe County) (pop: 8,780)
37 km NNE de Gardnerville Ranchos (Douglas County) (pop: 11,300)
40 km SSE de Sparks (Washoe County) (pop: 96,100)
41 km SSE de Reno (pop: 241,400)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 8°C (46 F), humidity: 29%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 2.77.7 km4 Km S of Dayton, Nevada, USAUSGS
M 2.77 km40 Km SSE of Reno, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
Flowery Avenue, Dayton NV (6.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Dayton, Nevada / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
Dayton, Nv / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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