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 #815503: 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 11:20:22 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 9 km (5 miles) SE of Dollar Point, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 2 miles).


Magnitude 1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 11:20:22 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 18:20:22 (UTC)
Distance from Dollar Point, CA - 9 km (5 miles) SE (133 degrees)
Kings Beach, CA - 11 km (7 miles) S (180 degrees)
Sunnyside-Tahoe City, CA - 12 km (7 miles) E (99 degrees)
Tahoma, CA - 12 km (7 miles) NE (50 degrees)
Tahoe Vista, CA - 12 km (7 miles) S (169 degrees)
Coordinates 39 deg. 8.1 min. N (39.134N), 120 deg. 1.5 min. W (120.026W)
Depth 3.88 km (2.4 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=16, Nph=16, Dmin=10.0 km, Rmss=0.07 sec, Erho=1.02 km, Erzz=1.74 km, Gp=166.33 degrees
Event ID# nc73596971
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