Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Wayne County, 34 mi southeast of Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA, on Thursday, 22 Mar 2018 12:27 am (GMT +0)
Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 22 Mar 2018 12:27 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 16.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.4173°N / 111.656°W (Wayne County, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Loa (pop: 588) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ESE of Monroe (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Salina (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) S of Fayette (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) E of Beaver (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) S of Manti (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) NE of Saint George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.1||16 km||- 2km WNW of Loa, Utah||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.