Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #814680: 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 6:05:24 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.0 event occurred 39 km (24 miles) SW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).


Magnitude 1.0 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 6:05:24 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 1:05:24 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 39 km (24 miles) SW (215 degrees)
Smith, NV - 41 km (25 miles) SW (215 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 45 km (28 miles) SSE (164 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 51 km (32 miles) SSE (165 degrees)
Minden, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SSE (164 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 30.0 min. N (38.499N), 119 deg. 36.0 min. W (119.600W)
Depth 7.7 km (4.8 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=12, Nph=12, Dmin=4.6 km, Rmss=0.1929 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.5 km, Gp=262.13 degrees
Event ID# nn00814680
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