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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #731629: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 9:34:48 AM (PDT) on Friday, May 22, 2020.
The magnitude 2.8 event occurred 67 km (41 miles) SE of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).



Magnitude 2.8 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Friday, May 22, 2020 at 9:34:48 AM (PDT)
Friday, May 22, 2020 at 16:34:48 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 67 km (41 miles) SE (132 degrees)
Tonopah, NV - 72 km (45 miles) W (275 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 88 km (55 miles) NNE (21 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 90 km (56 miles) NNE (19 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 92 km (57 miles) NNE (22 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 7.5 min. N (38.125N), 118 deg. 3.3 min. W (118.055W)
Depth 4.7 km (2.9 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=22, Nph=34, Dmin=8.6 km, Rmss=0.1823 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.6 km, Gp=51.54 degrees
Event ID# nn00731629
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