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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #731001: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A minor earthquake occurred at 0:00:08 AM (PDT) on Friday, May 22, 2020.
The magnitude 3.0 event occurred 68 km (42 miles) W of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).



Magnitude 3.0 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Friday, May 22, 2020 at 0:00:08 AM (PDT)
Friday, May 22, 2020 at 7:00:08 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 68 km (42 miles) W (277 degrees)
Hawthorne, NV - 69 km (43 miles) SE (128 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 91 km (56 miles) NNE (23 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 92 km (57 miles) NNE (22 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 95 km (59 miles) NNE (25 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 8.2 min. N (38.136N), 118 deg. 0.2 min. W (118.003W)
Depth 6.0 km (3.7 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=24, Nph=40, Dmin=3.9 km, Rmss=0.1534 sec, Erho=2.2 km, Erzz=0.9 km, Gp=61.49 degrees
Event ID# nn00731001
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