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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #649624: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 4:37:13 PM (PDT) on Thursday, August 9, 2018.
The magnitude 0.3 event occurred 53 km (33 miles) WNW of Beatty, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).



Magnitude 0.3 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 4:37:13 PM (PDT)
Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 23:37:13 (UTC)
Distance from Beatty, NV - 53 km (33 miles) WNW (303 degrees)
Stovepipe Wells, CA - 63 km (39 miles) N (352 degrees)
Furnace Creek, CA - 87 km (54 miles) NNW (336 degrees)
Big Pine, CA - 92 km (57 miles) E (90 degrees)
Independence, CA - 93 km (58 miles) ENE (64 degrees)
Coordinates 37 deg. 9.9 min. N (37.164N), 117 deg. 15.2 min. W (117.253W)
Depth 8.8 km (5.5 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=14, Nph=21, Dmin=15.1 km, Rmss=0.1343 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=2.6 km, Gp=129.26 degrees
Event ID# nn00649624
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