We feel the earth move under our feet

3.6 magnitude quake shakes area; 2.2 tremor follows a day later

by Carla Noah Stutsman
On the heels of a pair of lunchtime tremors, the third earthquake that occurred Tuesday, Nov. 19 about 6:40 p.m. was the largest recorded since the shaking began Nov. 5.
At 11:57 a.m. Tuesday, a 2.5 magnitude quake was recorded about a mile west of Reno. It was followed at 12:03 p.m. – six minutes later – with a 2.8 magnitude shaker one-half mile south of the city of Sanctuary.


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