Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Emery County, 9.8 mi east of Ferron, Utah, USA, on 2020-05-08 00:34:13 -07:00 -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 16 km depth
8 May 15:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-08 00:34:13 -07:00
Depth: 15.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.04883°N / 110.959°W (Emery, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (133 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Ferron (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Castle Dale (pop: 1,550) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Huntington (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Price (pop: 8,380) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Ephraim (Sanpete County) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SSE of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SSE of Orem (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SSE of Sandy (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) SSE of West Jordan (pop: 111,900) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SSE of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||16 km||15km ESE of Ferron, Utah (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.