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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
U.C. Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, Berkeley, California



Version #2: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 6:25:53 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
The magnitude 0.2 event occurred 6 km (4 miles) ENE (76 degrees) of Mammoth Lakes, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 1 mile).



Magnitude 0.2 - duration magnitude (Md)
Time Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 6:25:53 PM (PDT)
Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:25:53 (UTC)
Distance from Mammoth Lakes, CA - 6 km (4 miles) ENE (76 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 52 km (32 miles) NW (308 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 53 km (33 miles) NW (304 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 56 km (35 miles) NW (305 degrees)
Yosemite Valley, CA - 59 km (37 miles) E (100 degrees)
Coordinates 37 deg. 39.0 min. N (37.649N), 118 deg. 55.0 min. W (118.916W)
Depth 2.16 km (1.3 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=12, Nph=16, Dmin=1.1 km, Rmss=0.05 sec, Erho=0.29 km, Erzz=0.54 km, Gp=104 degrees
Event ID# nc73066901
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