Recent Earthquakes in California and Nevada
== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
Seismological Laboratory, University of Nevada, Reno
Version #863038: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event. This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
A micro earthquake occurred at 1:44:10 PM (PDT) on Thursday, July 20, 2023.
The magnitude 1.2 event occurred 47 km (29 miles) ESE of Beatty, NV.
The hypocentral depth is 9 km ( 6 miles).
|Magnitude||1.2 - local magnitude (Ml)|
|Time||Thursday, July 20, 2023 at 1:44:10 PM (PDT)
Thursday, July 20, 2023 at 20:44:10 (UTC)
Beatty, NV - 47 km (29 miles) ESE (110 degrees)|
Furnace Creek, CA - 63 km (39 miles) NE (56 degrees)
Pahrump, NV - 65 km (41 miles) NNW (340 degrees)
Stovepipe Wells, CA - 81 km (50 miles) ENE (77 degrees)
Shoshone, CA - 87 km (54 miles) N (1 degrees)
|Coordinates||36 deg. 45.7 min. N (36.762N), 116 deg. 15.6 min. W (116.260W)|
|Depth||8.8 km (5.5 miles)|
|Location Quality Parameters||Nst=34, Nph=58, Dmin=2.9 km, Rmss=0.1305 sec, Erho=0 km, Erzz=0.5 km, Gp=44.85 degrees|
|Additional Information|| Map
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