5 Quakes Hit Lake Tahoe Area

MGN Online
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RENO, NV - In less than 30 minutes, the Lake Tahoe area had 5 earthquakes ranging in magnitude from 0.8 to 2.8 Friday evening.

The first quake hit at 5:13 and was the strongest of the quintet, while the epicenter was 4.4 miles from Mt. Rose.

A look at where the quakes hit can be viewed by clicking the link.

We will continue to monitor this increased earthquake activity.