The Nevada Seismological Laboratory reports a magnitude 4.0 earthquake located about 40 kilometers south of Mina near Coaldale Junction at 7:29 a.m. today. The earthquake occurred in a remote area and there are no reports of damage. The event is an aftershock of the Magnitude 5.1 earthquake on Feb. 12.
The event was reported felt as far away as Silver Peak.
Updated information for activity associated with this earthquake is available at www.seismo.unr.edu.
The-Nevada-Eastern California region has a history of large damaging earthquakes and citizens should always consider earthquake preparedness. Information is available at www.readywashoe.com.
The Nevada Seismological Laboratory, a …