Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


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U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
U.C. Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, Berkeley, California


Version #814899: 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 6:34:50 PM (PDT) on Sunday, July 18, 2021.
The magnitude 1.9 event occurred 47 km (29 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 1 mile).


Magnitude 1.9 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 6:34:50 PM (PDT)
Monday, July 19, 2021 at 1:34:50 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 47 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 - 64 km (39 miles) SSE (164 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 24.2 min. N (38.404N), 119 deg. 34.1 min. W (119.569W)
Depth 1.97 km (1.2 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=21, Nph=21, Dmin=10.9 km, Rmss=0.03 sec, Erho=0.86 km, Erzz=2.06 km, Gp=97.53 degrees
Event ID# nc73594986
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