A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Truckee in California. Unique identifier: nc72822266. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72822266, nn00593747. Exact location of event, depth -1.46 km, -120.3361664° West, 39.4683342° North. The temblor was reported at 08:17:39 / 8:17 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -1.46 km (-1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 16:17:39 / June 27, 2017 @ 4:17 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Johnson Lane, Dayton (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 45 km (28 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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