SCEDC Home
Home

== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #649124: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 6:40:58 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.
The magnitude 0.6 event occurred 32 km (20 miles) NW of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 10 km ( 6 miles).



Magnitude 0.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 6:40:58 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 13:40:58 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 32 km (20 miles) NW (325 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 38 km (23 miles) SE (131 degrees)
Smith, NV - 43 km (27 miles) E (95 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 44 km (27 miles) E (93 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 79 km (49 miles) S (184 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 45.8 min. N (38.763N), 118 deg. 50.2 min. W (118.836W)
Depth 10.0 km (6.2 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=11, Dmin=31.1 km, Rmss=0.1033 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=7.7 km, Gp=106.31 degrees
Event ID# nn00649124
Additional Information map ||
  

For more information, see http://earthquake.usgs.gov

[ Index map || big earthquake list || all earthquake list || glossary of terms || top page ]
[ Did you feel it? || ShakeMaps || Relative2Me ]
[ Data Sources || Contacts ]

Research Tools
General Earthquake Information
Stations/ Instrumentation
About the Data Center