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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #649422: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 7:47:12 AM (PDT) on Thursday, August 9, 2018.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 32 km (20 miles) NW of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).



Magnitude 1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 7:47:12 AM (PDT)
Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 14:47:12 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 32 km (20 miles) NW (325 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 38 km (24 miles) SE (131 degrees)
Smith, NV - 43 km (27 miles) E (96 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 44 km (28 miles) E (93 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 79 km (49 miles) S (183 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 45.6 min. N (38.760N), 118 deg. 50.0 min. W (118.834W)
Depth 5.9 km (3.7 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=19, Nph=30, Dmin=30.8 km, Rmss=0.1506 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=2.7 km, Gp=69.04 degrees
Event ID# nn00649422
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