Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #862692: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 7:45:28 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 15, 2023.
The magnitude 2.3 event occurred 5 km (3 miles) E (94 degrees) of Spanish Springs, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 5 km ( 3 miles).
|Magnitude||2.3 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 7:45:28 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 2:45:28 (UTC)
Spanish Springs, NV - 5 km (3 miles) E (94 degrees)|
Sun Valley, NV - 12 km (8 miles) ENE (63 degrees)
Sparks, NV - 15 km (9 miles) NE (36 degrees)
Golden Valley, NV - 16 km (10 miles) ENE (77 degrees)
Lemmon Valley, NV - 17 km (10 miles) E (86 degrees)
|Coordinates||39 deg. 38.8 min. N (39.646N), 119 deg. 38.9 min. W (119.648W)|
|Depth||5.0 km (3.1 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=29, Nph=36, Dmin=5.4 km, Rmss=0.166 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.5 km, Gp=73.3 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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