Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
U.C. Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, Berkeley, California
Version #3: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 1:31:40 AM (PDT) on Friday, September 10, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 36 km (23 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.5 - duration magnitude (Md)|
|Time||Friday, September 10, 2021 at 1:31:40 AM (PDT)
Friday, September 10, 2021 at 8:31:40 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 36 km (23 miles) SSW (206 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 39 km (24 miles) SSW (207 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 48 km (30 miles) SSE (157 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 54 km (33 miles) SSE (159 degrees)
Minden, NV - 55 km (34 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 29.5 min. N (38.491N), 119 deg. 31.7 min. W (119.528W)|
|Depth||4.24 km (2.6 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=13, Nph=19, Dmin=3.2 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Erho=0.33 km, Erzz=0.34 km, Gp=96 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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