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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #649121: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 6:23:18 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.
The magnitude 1.0 event occurred 15 km (9 miles) NNE (27 degrees) of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude 1.0 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 6:23:18 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 13:23:18 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 15 km (9 miles) NNE (27 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 66 km (41 miles) SE (125 degrees)
Smith, NV - 70 km (44 miles) ESE (104 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 71 km (44 miles) ESE (102 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 94 km (59 miles) SSE (167 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 38.7 min. N (38.645N), 118 deg. 32.6 min. W (118.543W)
Depth 8.4 km (5.2 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=14, Dmin=2.7 km, Rmss=0.0762 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.3 km, Gp=87.51 degrees
Event ID# nn00649121
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