A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.69 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Dollar Point in CA. Id of earthquake: nc73056106. Event ids that are associated: nc73056106, nn00646680. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/07/18 / 2018-07-26 07:22:26 / July 26, 2018 @ 7:22 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.38 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.69-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:22:26 / 11:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth -0.38 km, -120.1113358° West, 39.2324982° North.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Diamond Springs, Fernley, Alta Sierra. Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Fernley (c. 19 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km NNW of Dollar Point, CA. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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