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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #814665: 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 3:20:45 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 36 km (22 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 2 miles).


Magnitude 1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 3:20:45 PM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 22:20:45 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 36 km (22 miles) SSW (208 degrees)
Smith, NV - 38 km (24 miles) SSW (209 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 47 km (29 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 52 km (33 miles) SSE (160 degrees)
Minden, NV - 54 km (34 miles) SSE (159 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 29.9 min. N (38.499N), 119 deg. 32.3 min. W (119.539W)
Depth 4.0 km (2.5 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=9, Nph=9, Dmin=3.4 km, Rmss=0.077 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.3 km, Gp=175.34 degrees
Event ID# nn00814665
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