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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #649355: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 0:38:34 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
The magnitude 2.3 event occurred 32 km (20 miles) NW of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 7 km ( 4 miles).



Magnitude 2.3 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 0:38:34 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 7:38:34 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 32 km (20 miles) NW (324 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 37 km (23 miles) SE (132 degrees)
Smith, NV - 42 km (26 miles) E (96 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 44 km (27 miles) E (93 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 79 km (49 miles) E (100 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 45.6 min. N (38.760N), 118 deg. 50.5 min. W (118.842W)
Depth 6.6 km (4.1 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=16, Nph=24, Dmin=31.5 km, Rmss=0.1535 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=4.0 km, Gp=69.08 degrees
Event ID# nn00649355
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