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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #635465: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 1:58:51 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, May 16, 2018.
The magnitude 0.4 event occurred 15 km (9 miles) WNW of Furnace Creek, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 7 km ( 4 miles).



Magnitude 0.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 1:58:51 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 20:58:51 (UTC)
Distance from Furnace Creek, CA - 15 km (9 miles) WNW (283 degrees)
Stovepipe Wells, CA - 18 km (11 miles) SE (139 degrees)
Beatty, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SSW (206 degrees)
Trona, CA - 86 km (53 miles) NNE (22 degrees)
Searles Valley, CA - 87 km (54 miles) NNE (24 degrees)
Coordinates 36 deg. 28.8 min. N (36.480N), 117 deg. 0.9 min. W (117.016W)
Depth 7.1 km (4.4 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=13, Dmin=27.4 km, Rmss=0.1127 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=4.6 km, Gp=191.3 degrees
Event ID# nn00635465
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