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


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A micro earthquake occurred at 4:32:59 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
The magnitude 2.0 event occurred 32 km (20 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).


Magnitude 2.0 - duration magnitude (Md)
Time Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 4:32:59 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 23:32:59 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 32 km (20 miles) SSW (204 degrees)
Smith, NV - 34 km (21 miles) SSW (205 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 46 km (29 miles) SSE (152 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 52 km (32 miles) SSE (154 degrees)
Minden, NV - 54 km (33 miles) SSE (153 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 31.4 min. N (38.523N), 119 deg. 29.5 min. W (119.491W)
Depth 7.5 km (4.7 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=9, Dmin=5.0 km, Rmss=0.07 sec, Erho=0.4 km, Erzz=0.79 km, Gp=66 degrees
Event ID# nc73597151
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