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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 5:07:31 AM (PST) on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
The magnitude 1.3 event occurred 14 km (9 miles) WNW of West Bishop, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).



Magnitude 1.3 - duration magnitude (Md)
Time Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 5:07:31 AM (PST)
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 13:07:31 (UTC)
Distance from West Bishop, CA - 14 km (9 miles) WNW (292 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 17 km (10 miles) W (279 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 19 km (12 miles) WNW (285 degrees)
Big Pine, CA - 39 km (24 miles) NW (314 degrees)
Mammoth Lakes, CA - 42 km (26 miles) SE (127 degrees)
Coordinates 37 deg. 24.6 min. N (37.410N), 118 deg. 36.2 min. W (118.603W)
Depth 8.92 km (5.5 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=22, Nph=23, Dmin=7.2 km, Rmss=0.05 sec, Erho=0.33 km, Erzz=0.77 km, Gp=117 degrees
Event ID# nc73119351
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