Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #804492: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 1:50:06 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, April 7, 2021.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 66 km (41 miles) W of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).


Magnitude 1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 1:50:06 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 8:50:06 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 66 km (41 miles) W (277 degrees)
Hawthorne, NV - 71 km (44 miles) SE (127 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 92 km (57 miles) NNE (25 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 93 km (58 miles) NNE (23 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 96 km (60 miles) NNE (26 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 8.1 min. N (38.135N), 117 deg. 58.7 min. W (117.978W)
Depth 9.0 km (5.6 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=20, Nph=31, Dmin=1.7 km, Rmss=0.08 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.7 km, Gp=136.75 degrees
Event ID# nn00804492
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