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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #814664: 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 3:19:03 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 2 km ( 1 mile).


Magnitude 1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 3:19:03 PM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 22:19:03 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 27 km (17 miles) SSW (198 degrees)
Smith, NV - 30 km (18 miles) SSW (199 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 46 km (29 miles) SE (145 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 51 km (32 miles) SSE (148 degrees)
Minden, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SSE (148 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 33.0 min. N (38.549N), 119 deg. 26.4 min. W (119.439W)
Depth 2.0 km (1.2 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=8, Nph=8, Dmin=5.0 km, Rmss=0.1383 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.5 km, Gp=96.27 degrees
Event ID# nn00814664
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