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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno



Version #764946: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This is a computer-generated message. This event has not yet been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 10:33:51 AM (PDT) on Saturday, August 1, 2020.
The magnitude 1.4 event occurred 19 km (12 miles) WNW of Caliente, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).



Magnitude 1.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 10:33:51 AM (PDT)
Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 17:33:51 (UTC)
Distance from Caliente, NV - 19 km (12 miles) WNW (285 degrees)
Alamo, NV - 51 km (32 miles) NE (50 degrees)
Mesquite, NV - 111 km (69 miles) NNW (329 degrees)
Nellis Air Force Base, NV - 160 km (99 miles) N (11 degrees)
North Las Vegas, NV - 163 km (102 miles) NNE (13 degrees)
Coordinates 37 deg. 39.5 min. N (37.658N), 114 deg. 43.4 min. W (114.724W)
Depth 5.8 km (3.6 miles)
Quality Poor
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=8, Dmin=5.0 km, Rmss=0.571 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.5 km, Gp=315.38 degrees
Event ID# nn00764946
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