A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Markleeville in CA. Event id: nc72995506. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72995506, nn00629190. The 2.86-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:20:08 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -119.6113358 West, latitude 38.7150002 North, depth = -1.69 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -1.69 km (-1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/04/18 / 2018-04-05 05:20:08 / April 5, 2018 @ 5:20 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Incline Village, Dayton, Carson City. Earthquake epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Gardnerville Ranchos (c. 11 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Dayton (c. 9 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Incline Village (c. 8 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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