A minor earthquake magnitude 2.79 (mg/mb) has striked on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Moapa Valley in Nevada. The temblor was reported at 02:38:11 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-29 10:38:11 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -114.5115 West, latitude 36.4975 North, depth 0 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Las Vegas (c. 583 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Henderson (c. 257 700 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Paradise (c. 223 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from North Las Vegas (c. 217 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Sunrise Manor (c. 189 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Paradise, Whitney, Winchester.
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