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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #668448: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 9:17:14 PM (PST) on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.
The magnitude 1.4 event occurred 4 km (2 miles) WSW of Tahoe Vista, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude 1.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 9:17:14 PM (PST)
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 5:17:14 (UTC)
Distance from Tahoe Vista, CA - 4 km (2 miles) WSW (249 degrees)
Dollar Point, CA - 4 km (3 miles) N (9 degrees)
Kings Beach, CA - 6 km (4 miles) W (259 degrees)
Sunnyside-Tahoe City, CA - 10 km (7 miles) NE (35 degrees)
Incline Village, NV - 11 km (7 miles) WSW (256 degrees)
Coordinates 39 deg. 13.7 min. N (39.228N), 120 deg. 5.5 min. W (120.092W)
Depth 8.3 km (5.2 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=4, Nph=6, Dmin=3.7 km, Rmss=0.0293 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=3.1 km, Gp=118.89 degrees
Event ID# nn00668448
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