Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #862696: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A minor earthquake occurred at 8:37:32 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 15, 2023.
The magnitude 3.1 event occurred 40 km (25 miles) E (88 degrees) of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 5 miles).
|Magnitude||3.1 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 8:37:32 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 3:37:32 (UTC)
Hawthorne, NV - 40 km (25 miles) E (88 degrees)|
Tonopah, NV - 97 km (60 miles) WNW (303 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 100 km (62 miles) ESE (119 degrees)
Smith, NV - 105 km (65 miles) ESE (106 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 106 km (66 miles) ESE (105 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 32.3 min. N (38.538N), 118 deg. 9.7 min. W (118.161W)|
|Depth||8.7 km (5.4 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=42, Nph=56, Dmin=12.9 km, Rmss=0.91 sec, Erho=1.83 km, Erzz=6.135 km, Gp=37 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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