West Jordan / not felt
Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 2.5 mi east of Springville, Utah County, USA, on Thu, 23 May 2013 22:53 (America/Denver)
Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
24 May 06:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Thu, 23 May 2013 22:53 (America/Denver)
Depth: 8.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.1543°N / 111.5662°W (Utah County, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Mapleton (Utah County) (pop: 9,230) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (2 mi) ESE of Springville (Utah County) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) ENE of Spanish Fork (pop: 37,900) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SE of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NE of Payson (Utah County) (pop: 19,500) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Orem (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Pleasant Grove (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Lehi (pop: 58,500) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SSE of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSE of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||8.6 km||2km NNE of Mapleton, Utah||USGS|
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