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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Southern California Seismic Network: a cooperative project of
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 4:00:30 AM (PDT) on Monday, March 23, 2020.
The magnitude 2.4 event occurred 13 km (8 miles) SSW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude 2.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Monday, March 23, 2020 at 4:00:30 AM (PDT)
Monday, March 23, 2020 at 11:00:30 (UTC)
Distance from Searles Valley, CA - 13 km (8 miles) SSW (212 degrees)
Trona, CA - 14 km (9 miles) SW (220 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 19 km (12 miles) ENE (73 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 30 km (19 miles) E (85 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 36 km (22 miles) NNE (23 degrees)
Coordinates 35 deg. 40.2 min. N (35.669N), 117 deg. 28.7 min. W (117.479W)
Depth 8.59 km (5.3 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=29, Nph=37, Dmin=19.1 km, Rmss=0.15 sec, Erho=0.27 km, Erzz=1.06 km, Gp=64 degrees
Event ID# ci39112223
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