Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #862710: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 9:50:50 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 15, 2023.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 41 km (25 miles) E (88 degrees) of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 7 km ( 5 miles).
|Magnitude||1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 9:50:50 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 4:50:50 (UTC)
Hawthorne, NV - 41 km (25 miles) E (88 degrees)|
Tonopah, NV - 96 km (60 miles) WNW (303 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 101 km (63 miles) ESE (120 degrees)
Smith, NV - 106 km (66 miles) ESE (106 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 107 km (66 miles) ESE (105 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 32.0 min. N (38.534N), 118 deg. 9.3 min. W (118.155W)|
|Depth||7.4 km (4.6 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=7, Nph=12, Dmin=43.8 km, Rmss=0.2736 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=4.6 km, Gp=63.8 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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