99% chance of magnitude 5 or higher aftershocks in the next week. 2019 Albania earthquake: 51 people are killed and around 2,000 others injured in a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in northwestern Albania. There will certainly be more in the future. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake rocked a large swath of the Southwest, canceling NBA Summer League games and stopping a WNBA game in Las Vegas and being felt at … pic.twitter.com/HRaddGs6MH. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake rocked a large swath of the Southwest, canceling NBA Summer League games and stopping a WNBA game in Las Vegas and being felt at … A Caesars Entertainment spokeswoman said the High Roller observation wheel and Fly Linq zipline attractions were temporarily closed for inspection following the earthquake, but reopened shortly after. Over the past 40 years, prior to the July 4th event, 8 other M5+ earthquakes have occurred within 50 km of the July 6th, 2019 earthquake. The strongest earthquake to hit Southern California in nearly 20 years has prompted one city to declare a state of emergency Thursday, and shook residents from Las Vegas to Orange County. LAS VEGAS, NV. California is bracing itself for further aftershocks after the biggest earthquake in a quarter of a century rattled parts of the US state, leaving devastation and carnage in its wake. “We’re a community in the desert of 28,000 people, they depend on us for their safety and their health.”, Ridgecrest Mayor Peggy Breeden reports on damage and continued rolling aftershocks in her town, which is near the epicenter of the California earthquake. There also was a communitywide power outage in Trona, Calif., the agency said on Twitter. 2019-07-04 17:33:49 UTC at 17:33 July 04, 2019 UTC Location: Epicenter at 35.705, -117.506 11.2 km from Searles Valley (7.2 miles) Southern California. The first main shock occurred on July 4 at 10:33 a.m. PDT, approximately 18 km ENE of Ridgecrest, an Scoreboard and speakers swaying just a bit. The 9:30 p.m. show, however, went on as scheduled, she said. ... 2019. The National Weather Service confirmed the seismic activity in the valley about 8:20 p.m. Aftershocks here at Vegas Summer League. During the past 30 days, Nevada was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.1, 8 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 62 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 396 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. I’m surprised my arm is still here. Ridgecrest Mayor Peggy Breeden told Reuters “We’ve got fires, we’ve got gas leaks, we’ve got injuries, we’ve got people without power.”. The primary issue at Summer League was the arena's overhead scoreboard, which is suspended from the roof by cables and swayed noticeably when the quake hit. LAS VEGAS (KTNV) -- A 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook parts of Southern California at 10:33 a.m. Thursday and the earthquake could be felt by residents in the Las Vegas area. James McKern, Paul Johnson and James Hall, news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site. pic.twitter.com/djSogOLyxA. It was very shallow — about 10.7km — which would have amplified its effect, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). Whoa. Southern Nevada shook on the morning of Fourth of July, when a 6.4-magnitude quake struck near the rural California town, about 220 driving miles from Las Vegas. The original game was suspended with Washington leading 51-36 after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake hit Southern California just before halftime, with the effects felt as far away as Las Vegas and Mexico. Initial reports say a 7.1 earthquake has hit near Ridgecrest, California -- roughly 200 miles west of Las Vegas. About an hour after the earthquake, Plaza CEO Jonathan Jossel said things had mostly returned to normal in downtown Las Vegas. this month: 3.5 in Fort Irwin , California , United States. Incredible moment earthquake disrupts NBA and Dodgers game, The terrifying moment a studio was rocked by Californian earthquake.Source:Supplied. (THECOUNT) — An earthquake has struck and was felt in Las Vegas Nevada Thursday Morning at … “Earthquake, baby!” Evans said, according to MMA Fighting. Southern California earthquake rocks NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, postponing Pelicans vs. Knicks game The Pelicans' summer league game against the Knicks was delayed due to an earthquake — Las Vegas FireRescue (@LasVegasFD) July 5, 2019. The Eiffel Tower attraction was also closed for a short time but later reopened. The strongest earthquake to hit Southern California in nearly 20 years has prompted one city to declare a state of emergency Thursday, and shook residents from Las Vegas to Orange County. One major highway sustained a four inch crack in San Bernardino County, according to local fire department spokesman Jeremy Kern. LAter, the city’s mayor, Peggy Breeden, said seismologists had warned there was a strong chance of another quake as nearly 100 aftershocks caused mayhem. https://t.co/8J0umS8RWf pic.twitter.com/Jp5icpDIWl. A 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit in Southern California on Friday night and was felt all the way in Las Vegas, forcing the suspension of a summer league game between the Pelicans and Knicks. Aside from reports of power lines down in multiple Los Angeles neighborhoods and “localized” power outages, there was “no major damage to infrastructure” that had been identified, said the Los Angeles Fire Department on Twitter. "And then I just saw everything shaking. Tranquillo. “We know of no fatalities. People from Las Vegas to the Pacific Coast reported feeling a rolling motion that shook shower doors and made hanging dining room light sway. THECOUNT.COM "ALWAYS OPEN! Local area Fire Chief David Witt said there had been no immediate reports of building collapses or deaths. ", Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, in town for the NBA Board of Governors meeting, took to Instagram to post a photo of a cocktail with the caption: “When a 7.1 earthquake shakes your room on the 49th floor like the Harlem Shake.”. Since 2005!" Gov. The 6.4-magnitude earthquake that jolted Southern California on the Fourth of July and which could be felt from the Pacific Coast to Las Vegas was the area's biggest temblor in two decades. And being that Nevada ranks high in seismic activity, officials are urging Las Vegas … A 7.1 magnitude earthquake was felt in Las Vegas Friday night. A 7.1 magnitude earthquake occurred 10.56mi NNE of Ridgecrest, CA. (L.E. The Knicks-Pelicans game, the NBA debuts for No. … Tranquillo,’ and people were looking around.”. Local broadcast reporters at KCAL were rocked by the earthquake live as they dived for cover. The Pentagon had been notified, and the entire California Military Department was put on alert, he said. We’re having dinner at the highest building in the Coachella valley... #EarthquakeLA #Aftershock pic.twitter.com/VDvTQ9XmcK, From my mom @mom2five1 in Ridgecrest California @ABC7 pic.twitter.com/iZSxoJsSXU, YO ANOTHER EARTHQUAKE IN LA WHAT IS HAPPENING pic.twitter.com/J37CYe4HB6. Some fans in the upper deck appeared to leave their seats and move to a concourse at the top of the stadium. “We may have them, we may not, but whatever (happens) we’re going to be prepared for them as best we can because we have no alternative. They were trailing 51-36 at halftime. LAS VEGAS – Sin City is shook. As this past week proved, vigorous tremors can rattle earthquake-prone regions without warning. Movement was felt across the Las Vegas Valley, including just west of the Strip at the Orleans, where a few moviegoers rushed out of the theater during a showing of “Yesterday.”. A U.S. Geological Survey map shows the location of Ridgecrest, California, which was the epicenter of a 6.4-magnitude earthquake on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Posted by Mike Florio on July 8, 2019, ... Last week’s Southern California earthquakes affected Las Vegas. The game was brought to a standstill with more than 7 minutes to play in the final quarter as the overhead speakers and scoreboard began to sway. So far President Trump has not commented on the natural disaster but he has been briefed on it. A 7.1 magnitude earthquake shook the stage during @SugaRashadEvans's @UFC Hall of Fame speech pic.twitter.com/LabqkHch59. California Governor Gavin Newsom offered his “heartfelt support” to all those affected, and has requested a Presidential Emergency Declaration and federal aid to help. He also said there’s a report of a building collapse in tiny Trona. The Los Angeles Fire Department said the quake was “felt widely” in that city. “But it just kept on intensifying,” she said. Live footage of the moment the earthquake struck was also captured live on ESPN as the NBA’s Summer League showcase was taking place. © Las Vegas Sun, 2020, All Rights Reserved. Southern California earthquake rocks NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, postponing Pelicans vs. Knicks game The Pelicans' summer league game against the Knicks was delayed due to an earthquake Friday's 7.1-magnitude quake knocked out power in the desert city of Ridgecrest and rattled people from Las Vegas ... earthquakes July 6, 2019 ... an earthquake or aftershock in Las Vegas. Locals were quick to post videos on social media, showing everything from window drapes and lamps shaking in homes, to the water in backyard pools waving in sequence. In a text message to the Sun, Wynn Resorts spokesman Michael Weaver indicated there were no reports of problems at Wynn properties as a result of the quake. Started recording as fast as I could. Find out more about our policy and your choices, including how to opt-out. Earthquakes in the past 7 days of magnitude 2.0 or greater within 250 mi Update time = Sun, 13-Dec-2020 11:11:17 PST Video recorded from atop the Eiffel Tower viewing deck at the Paris Las Vegas shows concerned visitors as the rumbling intensifies. Credit: Getty Images "Safety comes first, second, third," Summer League executive director Warren LeGarie said. The press box lurched for about 20 seconds. The earthquake was also felt at the Rio, where players competing in the World Series of Poker jumped from their seats and headed toward the exit. Footage from the latest earthquake flooded social media with one user uploading terrifying footage from inside the Morongo Casino in Cabazon, California with another showing a backyard pool in Ridgecrest splashing water everywhere as the ground shook. Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits Southern California; may be aftershock of 2019 quake Shaking and rolling could be felt in Las Vegas and Los Angeles. Major 6.4 quake hits Mojave Desert, felt in Los Angeles, Las Vegas. Initial reports say a 7.1 earthquake has hit near Ridgecrest, California -- roughly 200 miles west of Las Vegas. The largest earthquake in Las Vegas: this week: 1.5 in Sandy Valley , Nevada , United States. Ridgecrest, where the earthquake was centered, is a Southern California city about 115 miles northeast of L.A. and about 150 miles west of Las Vegas. The Associated Press also contributed. There were reports of damaged buildings, power lines down, broken water mains, rock slides and fires in some areas. The Sun’s Mike Grimala, Bryan Horwath and Ray Brewer contributed to this story. Won’t ever forget that one!,” @The NamesJames posted on Twitter. In the days since, shaking has continued in the area, with a smaller quake striking on Friday. Longtime Las Vegan Tom Edington spent decades thinking earthquake insurance wasn ’ t be known first... 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