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 11:46:31 PM (PDT) on Saturday, September 11, 2021.
The magnitude 0.6 event occurred 28 km (18 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 2 miles).
|Magnitude||0.6 - duration magnitude (Md)|
|Time||Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 11:46:31 PM (PDT)
Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 6:46:31 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 28 km (18 miles) SSW (200 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 31 km (19 miles) SSW (202 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 45 km (28 miles) SSE (147 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 51 km (32 miles) SSE (150 degrees)
Minden, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SSE (149 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 32.7 min. N (38.545N), 119 deg. 27.4 min. W (119.457W)|
|Depth||3.86 km (2.4 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=10, Nph=12, Dmin=4.8 km, Rmss=0.07 sec, Erho=0.35 km, Erzz=0.75 km, Gp=74 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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