Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #814657: 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 2:29:47 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 27 km (17 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 2:29:47 PM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 21:29:47 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 27 km (17 miles) SSW (201 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 30 km (18 miles) SSW (202 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 45 km (28 miles) SE (146 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 50 km (31 miles) SSE (149 degrees)
Minden, NV - 52 km (32 miles) SSE (149 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 33.2 min. N (38.553N), 119 deg. 27.3 min. W (119.456W)|
|Depth||5.1 km (3.2 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=10, Nph=10, Dmin=5.7 km, Rmss=0.0851 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.8 km, Gp=67.7 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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