June 6, 2019 | Earthquake Near Carson City, Nevada
Carson City, NV
On 6/6/2019 at approximately 9:49 PM PST, an earthquake occurred near Washoe, NV. It was estimated to be a magnitude 3.7 and caused disruptions that could have damaged structures in the area.
The Mogul city area was disturbed with light shaking during the early morning hours. The earthquake was estimated to have occurred at a depth of 6.2 miles with an epicenter located about 4.25 miles to the southwest of Virginia City, NV and 16 miles to the southeast of Reno, NV.
Nationwide, earthquakes cause about $4.4 billion of damage to property and crops each year. Earthquakes are often the cause of other severe damage, such as tsunamis which may lead to flood damage.
In California, earthquakes cause about $3.3 billion of damage to property and crops each year. Earthquakes are often the cause of other severe damage, such as tsunamis which may lead to flood damage.
Each year southern California has about 10,000 earthquakes. Most of them are so small that they are not felt. If there is a large earthquake, the aftershock will produce many more earthquakes of all magnitudes for many months after the initial.
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