Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #815525: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 2:25:32 PM (PDT) on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
The magnitude 2.6 event occurred 68 km (42 miles) SE of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 4 km ( 2 miles).


Magnitude 2.6 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 2:25:32 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at 21:25:32 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 68 km (42 miles) SE (129 degrees)
Tonopah, NV - 70 km (43 miles) W (277 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 91 km (57 miles) NNE (22 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 93 km (58 miles) NNE (21 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 95 km (59 miles) NNE (24 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 8.6 min. N (38.143N), 118 deg. 1.3 min. W (118.021W)
Depth 3.5 km (2.2 miles)
Quality Good
Location Quality Parameters Nst=20, Nph=53, Dmin=4.1 km, Rmss=0.48 sec, Erho=1.3 km, Erzz=2.1 km, Gp=78 degrees
Event ID# nn00815525
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