May 24, 2015
RENO (AP) - A magnitude 3.2 earthquake shook Mineral County, but
there were no reports of damage or injuries.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the temblor that struck shortly before 10 p.m. Friday was centered near the historic mining town of Rawhide about 115 miles southeast of Reno.
At least nine minor quakes also were reported Saturday on the west edge of Reno, the strongest a 2.8 temblor that hit shortly after 2 a.m.
They were the latest in a series of quakes of varying magnitudes that began Feb. 28 in Reno.
The swarm has produced thousands of mostly minor quakes, with the strongest so far a 4.7 quake on April 25.
(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.