A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) strikes 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Truckee in CA on Thursday. The 2.86-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:51:46 / 7:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.16 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nc73193846. Unique identifier: nc73193846. Exact location of earthquake, -120.4648361° West, 39.3938332° North, depth 19.16 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/19 / 2019-06-07 03:51:46 / June 7, 2019 @ 3:51 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 58 km (36 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Dayton, Auburn, Johnson Lane (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 25 km WNW of Truckee, CA.
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