Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #814726: 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 9:55:20 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 17, 2021.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 29 km (18 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 11 km ( 7 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 9:55:20 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 4:55:20 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 29 km (18 miles) SSW (207 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 31 km (20 miles) SSW (208 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 43 km (27 miles) SSE (150 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 49 km (30 miles) SSE (153 degrees)
Minden, NV - 51 km (31 miles) SSE (152 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 33.0 min. N (38.550N), 119 deg. 29.8 min. W (119.496W)|
|Depth||11.3 km (7.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=8, Nph=8, Dmin=26.5 km, Rmss=0.142 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.1 km, Gp=220.93 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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