Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #822047: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A minor earthquake occurred at 8:18:51 AM (PDT) on Sunday, September 12, 2021.
The magnitude 3.7 event occurred 47 km (29 miles) WNW of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).
|Magnitude||3.7 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 8:18:51 AM (PDT)
Sunday, September 12, 2021 at 15:18:51 (UTC)
Tonopah, NV - 47 km (29 miles) WNW (287 degrees)|
Hawthorne, NV - 85 km (53 miles) ESE (116 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 107 km (66 miles) NNE (33 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 108 km (67 miles) NNE (32 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 111 km (69 miles) NE (34 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 11.4 min. N (38.190N), 117 deg. 45.0 min. W (117.749W)|
|Depth||8.0 km (5.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=24, Nph=33, Dmin=4.2 km, Rmss=0.1421 sec, Erho=1.5 km, Erzz=0.8 km, Gp=59.97 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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