Quakes leave Reno shaken
Published: Thursday, May 1, 2008 at 12:04 p.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, May 1, 2008 at 12:04 p.m.
RENO, Nev. - The area around Reno, Nev., continues to shake as another moderate earthquake has been recorded in the region.
The Seismology Laboratory at the University of Nevada, Reno, says a magnitude 4.2 tremor shook the city early Monday and has been followed by at least a dozen aftershocks.
No injuries or damages have been reported.
It's the latest in a two-month swarm of earthquakes that started in February, and scientists say this is unusual because the tremors are getting stronger, instead of weaker.
The strongest shock so far was a magnitude 4.7 quake that shook cans off shelves on Friday.
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