Magnitude 4.2 earthquake NW of Las Vegas

INDIAN SPRINGS, Nev. - The U.S. Geological Survey reported a magnitude 4.2 earthquake north of Pahrump, near Indian Springs at 2:27 a.m. Monday.

The quake was nearly five miles below the surface.

The USGS reports the shaking could be felt to Emigrant Valley in the north, Beatty in the west, and Pahrump to the south. 

There are no reports of injuries or damage.


More Stories

Don't Miss

  • #Eclipse2017: Everything you need to know
    Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Politics Now
    Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Connect with 8 News NOW
    Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Community Calendar
    Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Community Pride
    Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Latest News

Video Center