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 4:23:18 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.
The magnitude 2.4 event occurred 31 km (19 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||2.4 - duration magnitude (Md)|
|Time||Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 4:23:18 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 23:23:18 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 31 km (19 miles) SSW (211 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 33 km (20 miles) SSW (211 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 42 km (26 miles) SSE (154 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 48 km (30 miles) SSE (156 degrees)
Minden, NV - 50 km (31 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 32.9 min. N (38.548N), 119 deg. 31.5 min. W (119.525W)|
|Depth||4.44 km (2.8 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=20, Nph=27, Dmin=3.9 km, Rmss=0.1 sec, Erho=0.22 km, Erzz=0.35 km, Gp=67 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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