Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #862968: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 11:00:51 PM (PDT) on Tuesday, July 18, 2023.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 37 km (23 miles) SSW of Smith Valley, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 10 km ( 6 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Tuesday, July 18, 2023 at 11:00:51 PM (PDT)
Wednesday, July 19, 2023 at 6:00:51 (UTC)
Smith Valley, NV - 37 km (23 miles) SSW (201 degrees)|
Smith, NV - 40 km (25 miles) SSW (202 degrees)
Gardnerville Ranchos, NV - 51 km (32 miles) SSE (155 degrees)
Gardnerville, NV - 57 km (35 miles) SSE (157 degrees)
Minden, NV - 59 km (36 miles) SSE (156 degrees)
|Coordinates||38 deg. 28.2 min. N (38.470N), 119 deg. 29.7 min. W (119.496W)|
|Depth||10.1 km (6.3 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=13, Nph=23, Dmin=6.3 km, Rmss=0.154 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=1.4 km, Gp=80.35 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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Southern California - Caltech = California Institute of Technology
Nevada - UNR = University of Nevada, Reno
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