Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== 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)
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)|
|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|
|Additional Information|| Map
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