Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #822265: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 6:10:40 AM (PDT) on Tuesday, September 14, 2021.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 54 km (34 miles) WNW of Tonopah, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).


Magnitude 1.5 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 6:10:40 AM (PDT)
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 13:10:40 (UTC)
Distance from Tonopah, NV - 54 km (34 miles) WNW (282 degrees)
Hawthorne, NV - 79 km (49 miles) ESE (120 degrees)
Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, CA - 100 km (62 miles) NNE (30 degrees)
Bishop, CA - 102 km (63 miles) NNE (29 degrees)
West Bishop, CA - 105 km (65 miles) NNE (31 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 9.9 min. N (38.166N), 117 deg. 50.2 min. W (117.837W)
Depth 8.5 km (5.3 miles)
Quality Excellent
Location Quality Parameters Nst=22, Nph=32, Dmin=3.2 km, Rmss=0.1392 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.9 km, Gp=62.01 degrees
Event ID# nn00822265
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