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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

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U.S. Geological Survey, Pasadena California
Caltech Seismological Laboratory, Pasadena, California



Version #3: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This is a computer-generated message. This event has not yet been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 2:00:11 AM (PDT) on Monday, March 23, 2020.
The magnitude 0.6 event occurred 11 km (7 miles) SW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 1 mile).



Magnitude 0.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Monday, March 23, 2020 at 2:00:11 AM (PDT)
Monday, March 23, 2020 at 9:00:11 (UTC)
Distance from Searles Valley, CA - 11 km (7 miles) SW (235 degrees)
Trona, CA - 13 km (8 miles) WSW (242 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 19 km (12 miles) ENE (57 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 29 km (18 miles) ENE (76 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 39 km (24 miles) NNE (18 degrees)
Coordinates 35 deg. 42.6 min. N (35.711N), 117 deg. 30.2 min. W (117.503W)
Depth 1.51 km (0.9 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=11, Dmin=14.4 km, Rmss=0.19 sec, Erho=0.6 km, Erzz=1.35 km, Gp=172 degrees
Event ID# ci39112151
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