Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada


== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno


Version #831706: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 9:19:42 PM (PST) on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.
The magnitude 1.4 event occurred 29 km (18 miles) WSW of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 12 km ( 8 miles).


Magnitude 1.4 - local magnitude (Ml)
Time Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 9:19:42 PM (PST)
Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 5:19:42 (UTC)
Distance from Hawthorne, NV - 29 km (18 miles) WSW (249 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 53 km (33 miles) SE (138 degrees)
Smith, NV - 54 km (33 miles) SE (140 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 65 km (40 miles) SSE (162 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 87 km (54 miles) SE (126 degrees)
Coordinates 38 deg. 25.9 min. N (38.431N), 118 deg. 56.0 min. W (118.933W)
Depth 12.0 km (7.5 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst=13, Nph=25, Dmin=42.4 km, Rmss=0.1522 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=2.5 km, Gp=170.76 degrees
Event ID# nn00831706
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