Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #822380: 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 6:04:24 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 35 km (22 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 6:04:24 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 13:04:24 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 35 km (22 miles) SSW (202 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 37 km (23 miles) SSW (204 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 49 km (30 miles) SSE (154 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 54 km (34 miles) SSE (156 degrees)
Minden, NV - 56 km (35 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 29.6 min. N (38.494N), 119 deg. 29.9 min. W (119.498W)|
|Depth||5.1 km (3.2 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=8, Nph=8, Dmin=1.3 km, Rmss=0.2394 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.6 km, Gp=140.62 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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