Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #806322: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 6:58:32 PM (PDT) on Sunday, May 2, 2021.
The magnitude 2.3 event occurred 46 km (29 miles) WNW of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).


Magnitude 2.3 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 6:58:32 PM (PDT)
Monday, May 3, 2021 at 1:58:32 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 46 km (29 miles) WNW (288 degrees)
Hawthorne, NV - 86 km (53 miles) ESE (115 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 108 km (67 miles) NNE (33 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 109 km (68 miles) NNE (32 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 112 km (70 miles) NE (34 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 11.7 min. N (38.194N), 117 deg. 44.1 min. W (117.734W)
Depth 6.1 km (3.8 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=27, Nph=40, Dmin=3.9 km, Rmss=0.1352 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.9 km, Gp=72.45 degrees
Event ID# nn00806322
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