Sismo debile mag. 2.8 - Contea di Placer County, Contea di Kern, 23 km a ovest da Carson City, Nevada, Stati Uniti, lunedí, 17 maggio 2021 -

Sismo debile mag. 2.8 - Contea di Placer County, Contea di Kern, 23 km a ovest da Carson City, Nevada, Stati Uniti, lunedí, 17 maggio 2021

Sismo debile magnitudine 2.8 at 7 km depth

17 May 19:52 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 3 minuti.
17 May 23:54: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 2.9 a 2.8. Profondità ricalcolata da 1.7 a 7.3 km (da 1.1 a 4.5 mi).
Data & ora: 17 May 2021 19:49:55 UTC -
Magnitudine: 2.8
Profondità: 7.3 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 39.12733°N / 120.0345°W (Contea di Placer, Contea di Kern, Stati Uniti)
Vulcano più vicino: Soda Lakes (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km SE da Dollar Point (pop: 1,220) --> Vedi sismi vicini
10 km NE da Tahoma (pop: 1,190) --> Vedi sismi vicini
15 km SSO da Incline Village (Nevada) (pop: 8,780) --> Vedi sismi vicini
22 km NNO da South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County) (pop: 21,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
23 km O da Carson City (Nevada) (pop: 54,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
26 km SSE da Truckee (pop: 16,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
49 km SSO da Reno (Nevada) (pop: 241,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
51 km SSO da Sparks (Nevada) (pop: 96,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
57 km SSO da Sun Valley (Washoe County, Nevada) (pop: 19,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
140 km ENE da Sacramento (pop: 490,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
2.87.3 km9km SE of Dollar Point, CAUSGS
unknownn/aNear Carson City, Nevada, USAVolcanoDiscovery
2.87 kmNORTHERN CALIFORNIAEMSC

User reports for this quake (8)

At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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San Fernando, Los Angeles, California (561.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt the floor shake even earlier twice in the morning | One user found this interesting.  
South Lake Tahoe, CA (Tahoe Keys) / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 10-15 s : Moderate jolt, heard house creaking. | One user found this interesting.  
San Fernando, Los Angeles, California (561.4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt the floor shake even earlier twice in the morning  
South Lake Tahoe (21.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : I wouldn't have known it happened without being in the second floor. Just felt like a rumble in the floor and I heard the house creak.  
South Lake Tahoe / not felt : Didn't feel this one  
SPARKS / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Stateline (19.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Glenbrook NV / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
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