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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #660526: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 10:24:07 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
The magnitude 0.4 event occurred 20 km (12 miles) NW of Las Vegas, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 3 miles).



Magnitude 0.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 10:24:07 PM (PDT)
Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 5:24:07 (UTC)
Distance from Las Vegas, NV - 20 km (12 miles) NW (308 degrees)
Summerlin South, NV - 22 km (14 miles) N (356 degrees)
North Las Vegas, NV - 24 km (15 miles) WNW (291 degrees)
Spring Valley, NV - 25 km (16 miles) NNW (328 degrees)
Nellis Air Force Base, NV - 31 km (19 miles) WNW (282 degrees)
Coordinates 36 deg. 18.2 min. N (36.304N), 115 deg. 23.8 min. W (115.397W)
Depth 4.2 km (2.6 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=15, Nph=22, Dmin=27.2 km, Rmss=0.2341 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=5.0 km, Gp=98.59 degrees
Event ID# nn00660526
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