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.


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