Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Millard County, 7.8 mi northwest of Fayette, Utah, USA, on Wednesday, 5 August 2020 at 16:14 (GMT) -
Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 7 km depth
6 Aug 13:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 hours.
Depth: 6.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.30067°N / 111.966°W (Millard County, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Scipio (pop: 322) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of Fayette (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Manti (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Ephraim (Sanpete County) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Salina (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Nephi (Juab County) (pop: 5,560) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Payson (Utah County) (pop: 19,500) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SSW of Spanish Fork (pop: 37,900) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) SSW of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.1||6.9 km||12 km NW of Fayette, Utah (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.