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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #635375: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 1:05:37 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
The magnitude 0.5 event occurred 8 km (5 miles) NNE (18 degrees) of Independence, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 0.0 km (0.0 miles).



Magnitude 0.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 1:05:37 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 8:05:37 (UTC)
Distance from Independence, CA - 8 km (5 miles) NNE (18 degrees)
Lone Pine, CA - 33 km (21 miles) NNW (345 degrees)
Big Pine, CA - 34 km (21 miles) SSE (162 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 58 km (36 miles) SSE (160 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 60 km (37 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
Coordinates 36 deg. 52.5 min. N (36.874N), 118 deg. 10.1 min. W (118.169W)
Depth 0.0 km (0.0 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=7, Nph=9, Dmin=55.2 km, Rmss=0.1634 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.0 km, Gp=246.19 degrees
Event ID# nn00635375
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