Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
U.C. Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, Berkeley, California
Version #2: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 3:56:29 PM (PDT) on Monday, July 17, 2023.
The magnitude 1.5 event occurred 22 km (14 miles) NE (36 degrees) of Soledad, CA.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).
|Magnitude||1.5 - duration magnitude (Md)|
|Time||Monday, July 17, 2023 at 3:56:29 PM (PDT)
Monday, July 17, 2023 at 22:56:29 (UTC)
Soledad, CA - 22 km (14 miles) NE (36 degrees)|
Gonzales, CA - 25 km (16 miles) ENE (70 degrees)
Chualar, CA - 30 km (19 miles) E (87 degrees)
Greenfield, CA - 30 km (19 miles) N (11 degrees)
Ridgemark, CA - 30 km (19 miles) SSE (147 degrees)
|Coordinates||36 deg. 35.1 min. N (36.585N), 121 deg. 10.8 min. W (121.179W)|
|Depth||5.75 km (3.6 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=23, Nph=23, Dmin=1.6 km, Rmss=0.09 sec, Erho=0.38 km, Erzz=0.5 km, Gp=140 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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