A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Truckee in CA. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.38 km (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:32:31 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73352670, nn00718774. Id of event: nc73352670. Exact location of event, longitude -120.2448349 West, latitude 39.4768333 North, depth = 6.38 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/20 / 2020-03-11 04:32:31 / March 11, 2020 @ 4:32 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Grass Valley, Gardnerville, Johnson Lane (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km NNW of Truckee, CA. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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