Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #801048: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 5:09:45 AM (PST) on Tuesday, February 23, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 94 km (58 miles) ESE of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 1 km ( 1 mile).


Magnitude 1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 5:09:45 AM (PST)
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 13:09:45 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 94 km (58 miles) ESE (103 degrees)
Alamo, NV - 107 km (66 miles) WNW (302 degrees)
Beatty, NV - 118 km (73 miles) NNE (25 degrees)
Caliente, NV - 150 km (93 miles) W (281 degrees)
Stovepipe Wells, CA - 165 km (102 miles) NNE (31 degrees)
Coordinates 37 deg. 52.3 min. N (37.872N), 116 deg. 11.5 min. W (116.192W)
Depth 0.9 km (0.6 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=18, Nph=24, Dmin=46.6 km, Rmss=0.253 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=3.6 km, Gp=190.26 degrees
Event ID# nn00801048
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