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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #668838: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

An earthquake occurred at 3:35:24 PM (PST) on Thursday, December 6, 2018.
The magnitude -0.3 event occurred 51 km (32 miles) NNW of Pahrump, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude -0.3 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 3:35:24 PM (PST)
Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 23:35:24 (UTC)
Distance from Pahrump, NV - 51 km (32 miles) NNW (331 degrees)
Beatty, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SE (128 degrees)
Furnace Creek, CA - 54 km (33 miles) ENE (71 degrees)
Shoshone, CA - 70 km (44 miles) N (359 degrees)
Stovepipe Wells, CA - 77 km (48 miles) E (89 degrees)
Coordinates 36 deg. 36.6 min. N (36.609N), 116 deg. 17.1 min. W (116.285W)
Depth 8.5 km (5.3 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=13, Nph=22, Dmin=6.2 km, Rmss=0.1166 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.3 km, Gp=119.14 degrees
Event ID# nn00668838
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