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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #648982: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 4:49:59 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.
The magnitude 0.8 event occurred 24 km (15 miles) N (9 degrees) of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude 0.8 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 4:49:59 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 11:49:59 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 24 km (15 miles) N (9 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 58 km (36 miles) ESE (118 degrees)
Smith, NV - 65 km (41 miles) E (96 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 67 km (41 miles) E (94 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 84 km (52 miles) SSE (168 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 44.3 min. N (38.738N), 118 deg. 34.7 min. W (118.579W)
Depth 8.1 km (5.0 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=13, Nph=22, Dmin=13.2 km, Rmss=0.1484 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=2.0 km, Gp=95.96 degrees
Event ID# nn00648982
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