Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #814889: 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 4:15:43 PM (PDT) on Sunday, July 18, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 28 km (18 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 2 km ( 1 mile).
|Magnitude||1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 4:15:43 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 18, 2021 at 23:15:43 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 28 km (18 miles) SSW (204 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 31 km (19 miles) SSW (205 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 44 km (27 miles) SSE (148 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 50 km (31 miles) SSE (151 degrees)
Minden, NV - 51 km (32 miles) SSE (151 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 33.0 min. N (38.551N), 119 deg. 28.5 min. W (119.475W)|
|Depth||1.5 km (0.9 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=16, Nph=16, Dmin=5.2 km, Rmss=0.3262 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.4 km, Gp=65.71 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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