Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #804432: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 8:36:07 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 55 km (34 miles) W of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).


Magnitude 1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 8:36:07 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 15:36:07 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 55 km (34 miles) W (281 degrees)
Hawthorne, NV - 79 km (49 miles) ESE (121 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 99 km (62 miles) NNE (30 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 101 km (63 miles) NNE (29 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 104 km (64 miles) NNE (31 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 9.5 min. N (38.158N), 117 deg. 50.6 min. W (117.844W)
Depth 8.4 km (5.2 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=22, Nph=33, Dmin=2.4 km, Rmss=0.12 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.9 km, Gp=67.0 degrees
Event ID# nn00804432
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