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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #731990: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A minor earthquake occurred at 2:19:17 AM (PDT) on Saturday, May 23, 2020.
The magnitude 3.6 event occurred 68 km (43 miles) W of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).



Magnitude 3.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 2:19:17 AM (PDT)
Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 9:19:17 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 68 km (43 miles) W (276 degrees)
Hawthorne, NV - 69 km (43 miles) SE (129 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 91 km (56 miles) NNE (23 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 92 km (57 miles) NNE (21 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 95 km (59 miles) NNE (24 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 8.2 min. N (38.136N), 118 deg. 0.5 min. W (118.009W)
Depth 7.8 km (4.8 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=27, Nph=38, Dmin=4.3 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Erho=2.3 km, Erzz=0.6 km, Gp=43.02 degrees
Event ID# nn00731990
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