A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Yerington in Nevada. Exact location of earthquake, -118.9005° West, 39.0393° North, depth 11.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/04/19 / 2019-04-01 14:43:27 / April 1, 2019 @ 2:43 pm. The temblor was picked up at 06:43:27 / 6:43 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.8 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: nn00681228. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00681228.
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 Indian Hills, Carson City, Gardnerville Ranchos. Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Fernley (c. 19 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Gardnerville Ranchos (c. 11 300 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Dayton (c. 9 000 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Fallon (c. 8 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Johnson Lane (c. 6 500 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 23 km ENE of Yerington, Nevada.
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