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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #699622: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 8:38:31 PM (PDT) on Monday, August 12, 2019.
The magnitude 0.8 event occurred 30 km (19 miles) NNW of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).



Magnitude 0.8 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Monday, August 12, 2019 at 8:38:31 PM (PDT)
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 3:38:31 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 30 km (19 miles) NNW (334 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 41 km (26 miles) SE (125 degrees)
Smith, NV - 48 km (30 miles) E (94 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 49 km (31 miles) E (92 degrees)
Fallon, NV - 78 km (49 miles) S (180 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 46.2 min. N (38.770N), 118 deg. 46.5 min. W (118.775W)
Depth 9.2 km (5.7 miles)
Quality Poor
Location Quality Parameters Nst=6, Nph=10, Dmin=27.0 km, Rmss=0.0994 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=10.1 km, Gp=241.62 degrees
Event ID# nn00699622
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