Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #862946: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 5:10:32 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, July 18, 2023.
The magnitude 1.6 event occurred 20 km (12 miles) WSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 6 km ( 4 miles).
|Magnitude||1.6 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Tuesday, July 18, 2023 at 5:10:32 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, July 19, 2023 at 0:10:32 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 20 km (12 miles) WSW (238 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 22 km (14 miles) SW (236 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 28 km (18 miles) SE (142 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 33 km (21 miles) SSE (147 degrees)
Minden, NV - 35 km (22 miles) SSE (147 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 41.3 min. N (38.688N), 119 deg. 32.4 min. W (119.541W)|
|Depth||6.5 km (4.0 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=10, Nph=19, Dmin=11.6 km, Rmss=0.1496 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=2.1 km, Gp=90.87 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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