Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #814577: 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 9:14:28 AM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 0.9 event occurred 31 km (19 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).
|Magnitude||0.9 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 9:14:28 AM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 16:14:28 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 31 km (19 miles) SSW (205 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 33 km (20 miles) SSW (206 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 45 km (28 miles) SSE (151 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 50 km (31 miles) SSE (154 degrees)
Minden, NV - 52 km (32 miles) SSE (153 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 32.1 min. N (38.534N), 119 deg. 29.7 min. W (119.495W)|
|Depth||6.5 km (4.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=10, Nph=10, Dmin=3.0 km, Rmss=0.0767 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.6 km, Gp=78.32 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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