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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #822381: 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 6:14:47 AM (PDT) on Wednesday, September 15, 2021.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 39 km (24 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 7 km ( 4 miles).


Magnitude 1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 6:14:47 AM (PDT)
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 13:14:47 (UTC)
Distance from Smith Valley, NV - 39 km (24 miles) SSW (202 degrees)
Smith, NV - 41 km (25 miles) SSW (203 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 52 km (32 miles) SSE (157 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 57 km (36 miles) SSE (159 degrees)
Minden, NV - 59 km (37 miles) SSE (158 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 27.6 min. N (38.460N), 119 deg. 30.5 min. W (119.509W)
Depth 7.1 km (4.4 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=12, Nph=12, Dmin=3.6 km, Rmss=0.2089 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.4 km, Gp=140.82 degrees
Event ID# nn00822381
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