Earthquakes in Nevada today. Real-time earthquake viewer and shake maps for Nevada, Las Vegas and eastern California, United States from Nevada Seismic Network. The State of Nevada is located in what is called “earthquake country”. It lies within the Basin and Range Province, one of the most seismically active regions in the United States. Nevada ranks in the top three states with to the most large earthquakes over the last 150 years. Earthquakes of magnitude 6 and greater has been about one every ten years and earthquakes of magnitude 7 and greater average once every 27 years in Nevada. The 1872 Owens Valley earthquake in California (magnitude 7–8), caused strong shaking and damage in Nevada. Large earthquakes have occurred in Nevada before and will occur again in the near future. All information you need to know about Nevada. Find articles, news, videos, pictures, links and facts about Nevada.

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