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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 3:06:07 PM (PST) on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.
The magnitude 1.3 event occurred 30 km (19 miles) W of West Bishop, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).



Magnitude 1.3 - duration magnitude (Md)
Time Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 3:06:07 PM (PST)
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 23:06:07 (UTC)
Distance from West Bishop, CA - 30 km (19 miles) W (273 degrees)
Mammoth Lakes, CA - 33 km (21 miles) SSE (151 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 33 km (21 miles) W (268 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 35 km (22 miles) W (272 degrees)
Big Pine, CA - 50 km (31 miles) WNW (298 degrees)
Coordinates 37 deg. 22.6 min. N (37.376N), 118 deg. 47.6 min. W (118.794W)
Depth 5.13 km (3.2 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=12, Nph=17, Dmin=20.6 km, Rmss=0.09 sec, Erho=0.4 km, Erzz=6.29 km, Gp=174 degrees
Event ID# nc73119431
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