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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #668770: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 1:57:14 AM (PST) on Thursday, December 6, 2018.
The magnitude 0.5 event occurred 15 km (9 miles) NE (45 degrees) of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).



Magnitude 0.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 1:57:14 AM (PST)
Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 9:57:14 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 15 km (9 miles) NE (45 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 70 km (44 miles) SE (125 degrees)
Smith, NV - 75 km (46 miles) ESE (105 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 76 km (47 miles) ESE (104 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 98 km (61 miles) SSE (166 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 37.3 min. N (38.622N), 118 deg. 29.9 min. W (118.498W)
Depth 6.3 km (3.9 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=4, Nph=8, Dmin=2.2 km, Rmss=0.1704 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=3.5 km, Gp=217.06 degrees
Event ID# nn00668770
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