Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - Garfield County, 15 mi southeast of Circleville, Piute County, Utah, USA, on Tuesday, 5 June 1962 at 22:29 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38°N / 112.1°W (Garfield, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Markagunt Plateau (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Grass Valley (pop: 120) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NE of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ESE of Beaver (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Louisa (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) S of Monroe (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) ENE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) S of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) ENE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) NE of Saint George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (191 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||33 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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