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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 3:49:34 AM (PDT) on Saturday, August 1, 2020.
The magnitude 0.5 event occurred 14 km (9 miles) SW of Searles Valley, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 12 km ( 8 miles).



Magnitude 0.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 3:49:34 AM (PDT)
Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 10:49:34 (UTC)
Distance from Searles Valley, CA - 14 km (9 miles) SW (216 degrees)
Trona, CA - 15 km (10 miles) SW (224 degrees)
Ridgecrest, CA - 17 km (10 miles) ENE (73 degrees)
Inyokern, CA - 29 km (18 miles) E (86 degrees)
Johannesburg, CA - 35 km (22 miles) NNE (21 degrees)
Coordinates 35 deg. 39.9 min. N (35.664N), 117 deg. 29.8 min. W (117.497W)
Depth 12.17 km (7.6 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=8, Nph=12, Dmin=9.2 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Erho=0.49 km, Erzz=1.03 km, Gp=159 degrees
Event ID# ci39326271
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