Small earthquakes hit Reno area |

Small earthquakes hit Reno area

A series of small earthquakes hit the Mogul area, just west of Reno, from around noon until almost 10 p.m. Tuesday.

The Nevada Seismological Laboratory at the University of Nevada, Reno lists seven earthquakes around 12 miles east of Truckee ranging in magnitude from 1.6 to 3.7.

The strongest hit at 12:26 p.m., and quakes continued until 9:55 p.m. with a temblor that measured 2.3.