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USGS: Magnitude 2.2 Quake Rattles Parts of Reno

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A magnitude 2.2 earthquake hit north-northwest of Mt. Rose just before 12:15 p.m., according to the Nevada Seismological Laboratory.

Monday's temblor comes after two larger quakes hit within the same area last week. 

A magnitude 3.1 quake hit around 12:30 a.m. last Wednesday, while a smaller, magnitude 2.9 earthquake occurred at approximately 9:45 a.m.

Smaller quakes were also reported.

There’s no word on any injuries or damage. It's not uncommon to see smaller earthquakes around our region, usually in the 1-4 magnitude range with several faults running through the mountains and our valleys. 

For more information on how to stay safe in the event of an earthquake, click here.

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