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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #635419: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 10:34:40 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
The magnitude 0.5 event occurred 17 km (10 miles) S of Sparks, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 1 mile).



Magnitude 0.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 10:34:40 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 17:34:40 (UTC)
Distance from Sparks, NV - 17 km (10 miles) S (175 degrees)
Reno, NV - 18 km (11 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
Dayton, NV - 20 km (13 miles) NW (323 degrees)
Mogul, NV - 22 km (14 miles) SE (131 degrees)
Sun Valley, NV - 24 km (15 miles) S (172 degrees)
Coordinates 39 deg. 23.1 min. N (39.384N), 119 deg. 44.1 min. W (119.736W)
Depth 2.2 km (1.4 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=6, Nph=9, Dmin=2.6 km, Rmss=0.1284 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.7 km, Gp=103.78 degrees
Event ID# nn00635419
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