Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
U.C. Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, Berkeley, California
Version #814579: 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 10:00:44 AM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.8 event occurred 46 km (29 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 1 mile).
|Magnitude||1.8 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 10:00:44 AM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 17:00:44 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 46 km (29 miles) SSW (205 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 49 km (30 miles) SSW (206 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 56 km (35 miles) SSE (164 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 62 km (38 miles) SSE (165 degrees)
Minden, NV - 63 km (39 miles) SSE (164 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 24.3 min. N (38.405N), 119 deg. 34.1 min. W (119.569W)|
|Depth||2.23 km (1.4 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=23, Nph=23, Dmin=10.9 km, Rmss=0.03 sec, Erho=0.84 km, Erzz=1.78 km, Gp=88.56 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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