Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #862721: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 11:03:00 PM (PDT) on Saturday, July 15, 2023.
The magnitude 1.8 event occurred 41 km (25 miles) E (87 degrees) of Hawthorne, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 8 km ( 5 miles).
|Magnitude||1.8 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Saturday, July 15, 2023 at 11:03:00 PM (PDT)
Sunday, July 16, 2023 at 6:03:00 (UTC)
Hawthorne, NV - 41 km (25 miles) E (87 degrees)|
Tonopah, NV - 96 km (60 miles) WNW (303 degrees)
Yerington, NV - 100 km (62 miles) ESE (119 degrees)
Smith, NV - 106 km (66 miles) ESE (105 degrees)
Smith Valley, NV - 107 km (66 miles) ESE (104 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 32.5 min. N (38.541N), 118 deg. 9.3 min. W (118.155W)|
|Depth||8.1 km (5.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=9, Nph=13, Dmin=40.8 km, Rmss=0.2656 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.8 km, Gp=61.08 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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