MINA, Nev. (KSEE/KGPE) — A magnitude 5.0 earthquake rattled remote sections of western Nevada and eastern California on Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The quake struck at 1:42 p.m. about 21 miles southeast of Mina, Nevada at a depth of 5.53 miles. Light shaking was reported in the nearby town of Tonapah.
The USGS had reported minor quakes in the area since a magnitude 6.4 temblor struck on May 5.
No other information was immediately available.