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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #649430: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 10:11:46 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
The magnitude 0.6 event occurred 32 km (20 miles) NW of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 11 km ( 7 miles).



Magnitude 0.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 10:11:46 PM (PDT)
Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 5:11:46 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 32 km (20 miles) NW (326 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 38 km (23 miles) SE (130 degrees)
Smith, NV - 43 km (27 miles) E (95 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 45 km (28 miles) E (92 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 79 km (49 miles) S (183 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 45.9 min. N (38.766N), 118 deg. 49.8 min. W (118.830W)
Depth 11.2 km (7.0 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=6, Nph=8, Dmin=30.8 km, Rmss=0.0703 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=8.8 km, Gp=145.04 degrees
Event ID# nn00649430
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