A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Markleeville in CA. Exact location of event, depth -1.13 km, -119.7146683° West, 38.7428322° North. Id of earthquake: nc73140670. Event ids that are associated: nn00677468, nc73140670. The epicenter was at a depth of -1.13 km (-1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/19 / 2019-02-11 04:50:12 / February 11, 2019 @ 4:50 am. The 2.97-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:50:12 / 8:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Truckee, Pollock Pines, Incline Village. The epicenter was 47 km (29 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Truckee (c. 16 200 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Gardnerville Ranchos (c. 11 300 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Dayton (c. 9 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km NE of Markleeville, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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