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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #814614: 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 11:17:27 AM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 30 km (19 miles) SW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).


Magnitude 1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 11:17:27 AM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 18:17:27 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 30 km (19 miles) SW (214 degrees)
Smith, NV - 32 km (20 miles) SW (214 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 41 km (25 miles) SSE (154 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 46 km (29 miles) SSE (156 degrees)
Minden, NV - 48 km (30 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 33.6 min. N (38.561N), 119 deg. 32.0 min. W (119.534W)
Depth 6.2 km (3.9 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=15, Nph=15, Dmin=3.1 km, Rmss=0.1051 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.6 km, Gp=143.95 degrees
Event ID# nn00814614
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