Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #814674: 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 4:16:06 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.4 event occurred 34 km (21 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.4 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 4:16:06 PM (PDT)
Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 23:16:06 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 34 km (21 miles) SSW (209 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 36 km (23 miles) SSW (210 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 45 km (28 miles) SSE (156 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 51 km (32 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
Minden, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 31.0 min. N (38.516N), 119 deg. 32.1 min. W (119.534W)|
|Depth||4.3 km (2.7 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=17, Nph=17, Dmin=2.4 km, Rmss=0.186 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.4 km, Gp=76.71 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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