3.5 quake reported Saturday night follows Friday’s 4.5 | NevadaAppeal.com

3.5 quake reported Saturday night follows Friday’s 4.5

A 3.5 earthquake was reported Saturday night at 7:53 p.m.

The quake is the latest in a series of quakes that have hit since a 4.5 hit Friday night in the Prison Hill area.

In the last 12 hours, about 20 quakes have been reported, all very minor.

Earlier Saturday, NDOT said the bridges in the area didn’t sustain damage from Friday’s 4.5 quake.


M3.5 Earthquake – Nevada

Date-Time22 Mar 2020 02:53:14 UTC21 Mar 2020 19:53:14 near epicenter21 Mar 2020 18:53:14 standard time in your timezone
Location39.117N 119.728W
Depth9 km
Distances5.9 km (3.7 mi) NE of Indian Hills, Nevada6.2 km (3.9 mi) SSE of Carson City, Nevada25.4 km (15.7 mi) N of Gardnerville Ranchos, Nevada30.1 km (18.7 mi) NE of South Lake Tahoe, California45.8 km (28.4 mi) ESE of Truckee, California
Location UncertaintyHorizontal: 0.0 km; Vertical 1.8 km
ParametersNph = 18; Dmin = 10.0 km; Rmss = 0.13 seconds; Gp = 40°
Version = 719846 
Event IDnn 00719846 

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Nevada Seismological Laboratory
University of Nevada, Reno