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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

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U.S. Geological Survey, Pasadena California
Caltech Seismological Laboratory, Pasadena, California



Version #3: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This is a computer-generated message. This event has not yet been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 7:42:12 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
The magnitude 2.3 event occurred 14 km (9 miles) SSW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 2 miles).



Magnitude 2.3 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 7:42:12 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 2:42:12 (UTC)
Distance from Searles Valley, CA - 14 km (9 miles) SSW (202 degrees)
Trona, CA - 15 km (9 miles) SSW (210 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 20 km (12 miles) E (81 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 32 km (20 miles) E (90 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 34 km (21 miles) NNE (27 degrees)
Coordinates 35 deg. 38.9 min. N (35.648N), 117 deg. 27.7 min. W (117.462W)
Depth 2.47 km (1.5 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=34, Nph=45, Dmin=3.9 km, Rmss=0.14 sec, Erho=0.18 km, Erzz=0.26 km, Gp=50 degrees
Event ID# ci38965632
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