A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Truckee in CA. Id of earthquake: nc73428961. Event ids that are associated: nc73428961. Exact location of earthquake, -120.2928314° West, 39.4381676° North, depth 0.11 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/07/20 / 2020-07-21 11:42:54 / July 21, 2020 @ 11:42 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.11 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:42:54 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Alta Sierra, Gardnerville, Grass Valley (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 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 two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 15 km NW of Truckee, CA.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.