A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Truckee in California. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72822191, nn00593711. Id of event: nc72822191. The 3.18-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:14:11 / 4:14 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 12:14:11 / June 27, 2017 @ 12:14 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.3366699 West, latitude 39.4663315 North, depth = -1.46 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gardnerville, Alta Sierra, Johnson Lane. 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), 59 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). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 21 km NNW of Truckee, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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