Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #814628: 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 12:29:47 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 2.7 event occurred 39 km (24 miles) E (95 degrees) of Fallon, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 16 km (10 miles).
|Magnitude||2.7 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 12:29:47 PM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 19:29:47 (UTC)
Fallon, NV - 39 km (24 miles) E (95 degrees)|
Silver Springs, NV - 77 km (48 miles) E (88 degrees)
Fernley, NV - 82 km (51 miles) ESE (103 degrees)
Lovelock, NV - 84 km (52 miles) S (171 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 88 km (55 miles) NE (55 degrees)
|Coordinates||39 deg. 26.3 min. N (39.438N), 118 deg. 19.5 min. W (118.325W)|
|Depth||15.9 km (9.9 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=8, Nph=8, Dmin=115.1 km, Rmss=0.2863 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.9 km, Gp=261.89 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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