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 #3: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 4:59:05 PM (PDT) on Monday, September 13, 2021.
The magnitude 0.7 event occurred 32 km (20 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).


Magnitude 0.7 - duration magnitude (Md)
Time Monday, September 13, 2021 at 4:59:05 PM (PDT)
Monday, September 13, 2021 at 23:59:05 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 32 km (20 miles) SSW (205 degrees)
Smith, NV - 35 km (21 miles) SSW (206 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 46 km (29 miles) SSE (153 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 52 km (32 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
Minden, NV - 54 km (33 miles) SSE (154 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 31.2 min. N (38.520N), 119 deg. 30.0 min. W (119.499W)
Depth 5.43 km (3.4 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=13, Dmin=1.5 km, Rmss=0.07 sec, Erho=0.46 km, Erzz=0.48 km, Gp=94 degrees
Event ID# nc73624561
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