Earthquake Swarm Continues Near Virginia City

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

MGN Online

MGN Online

VIRGINIA CITY, NV - A swarm of earthquakes has hit the Virginia City area.

The Seismology lab at the University of Nevada has recorded at least 100 tremors in the area since Tuesday. Most have been in the magnitude 1.0 range.

There have been several in the 3.0 range, the largest being a 3.1 at 2:30 Thursday morning.

The quakes measured to Galena High School as well as Sage Ridge School and all the way to the Reno Tahoe International Airport.


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