M5.3 earthquake reported about 152 miles north of Las Vegas

Map courtesy USGS

A 5.3-magnitude earthquake was felt in Las Vegas and surrounding areas Friday morning.

The U.S. Geological Survey said that the quake, which hit at 11:47 a.m. local time (8:47 a.m. Hawaii time), was centered about 24 miles south-southwest of the town of Caliente, which is located about 152 miles north of Las Vegas.

No major damage or injuries have been reported.

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