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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #699661: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake earthquake occurred at 5:49:21 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
The magnitude -0.3 event occurred 15 km (9 miles) SSE of Furnace Creek, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 3 km ( 2 miles).



Magnitude -0.3 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 5:49:21 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 12:49:21 (UTC)
Distance from Furnace Creek, CA - 15 km (9 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
Stovepipe Wells, CA - 44 km (28 miles) SE (134 degrees)
Shoshone, CA - 61 km (38 miles) NW (310 degrees)
Beatty, NV - 65 km (40 miles) S (183 degrees)
Pahrump, NV - 71 km (44 miles) W (281 degrees)
Coordinates 36 deg. 19.6 min. N (36.327N), 116 deg. 47.4 min. W (116.790W)
Depth 3.4 km (2.1 miles)
Quality Poor
Location Quality Parameters Nst=4, Nph=8, Dmin=19.0 km, Rmss=0.1029 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=16.5 km, Gp=193.98 degrees
Event ID# nn00699661
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