Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Wasatch County, 33 mi southeast of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA, on Sunday, 1 October 1972 at 19:42 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 7 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.51°N / 111.35°W (Wasatch, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Fumarole Butte (159 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) E of Heber City (Wasatch County) (pop: 9,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Pleasant Grove (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) NE of Orem (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NE of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) ENE of Lehi (pop: 58,500) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) E of Sandy (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) ESE of Millcreek (pop: 62,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) E of South Jordan (pop: 66,600) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) ESE of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) ESE of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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