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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Southern California Seismic Network: a cooperative project of
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 9:04:59 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
The magnitude 0.8 event occurred 14 km (9 miles) ENE (64 degrees) of Ridgecrest, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude 0.8 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 9:04:59 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 4:04:59 (UTC)
Distance from Ridgecrest, CA - 14 km (9 miles) ENE (64 degrees)
Searles Valley, CA - 16 km (10 miles) SW (230 degrees)
Trona, CA - 17 km (11 miles) SW (236 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 25 km (15 miles) E (83 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 35 km (22 miles) NNE (14 degrees)
Coordinates 35 deg. 40.5 min. N (35.676N), 117 deg. 32.3 min. W (117.539W)
Depth 7.77 km (4.8 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=15, Nph=23, Dmin=6.6 km, Rmss=0.17 sec, Erho=0.37 km, Erzz=0.87 km, Gp=123 degrees
Event ID# ci38965888
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