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== PRELIMINARY EVENT REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #635414: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro explosion occurred at 12:05:52 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
The magnitude 1.8 event occurred 39 km (24 miles) NW of Carlin, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 0.0 km (0.0 miles).



Magnitude 1.8 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 12:05:52 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 19:05:52 (UTC)
Distance from Carlin, NV - 39 km (24 miles) NW (323 degrees)
Elko, NV - 55 km (34 miles) WNW (289 degrees)
Battle Mountain, NV - 61 km (38 miles) NE (49 degrees)
Spring Creek, NV - 74 km (46 miles) WNW (294 degrees)
Winnemucca, NV - 113 km (70 miles) E (88 degrees)
Coordinates 40 deg. 59.8 min. N (40.997N), 116 deg. 23.0 min. W (116.383W)
Depth 0.0 km (0.0 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=9, Dmin=0.8 km, Rmss=0.2104 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.0 km, Gp=79.87 degrees
Event ID# nn00635414
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