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 11:53:50 AM (PDT) on Monday, September 13, 2021.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 37 km (23 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 3 km ( 2 miles).
|Magnitude||1.6 - duration magnitude (Md)|
|Time||Monday, September 13, 2021 at 11:53:50 AM (PDT)
Monday, September 13, 2021 at 18:53:50 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 37 km (23 miles) SSW (207 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 39 km (24 miles) SSW (208 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 48 km (30 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 54 km (33 miles) SSE (160 degrees)
Minden, NV - 56 km (35 miles) SSE (159 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 29.3 min. N (38.488N), 119 deg. 32.2 min. W (119.536W)|
|Depth||3.16 km (2.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=17, Nph=21, Dmin=4.0 km, Rmss=0.1 sec, Erho=0.23 km, Erzz=0.42 km, Gp=76 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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