A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Tahoe Vista in CA on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of -1.79 km (-1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/19 / 2019-10-25 13:54:29 / October 25, 2019 @ 1:54 pm. The temblor was detected at 05:54:29 / 5:54 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73296890. Id of event: nc73296890. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -120.1158371 West, latitude 39.2441673 North, depth = -1.79 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 41 km (25 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pollock Pines, Spanish Springs, Gardnerville Ranchos.
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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