Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 18 mi east of Panguitch, Garfield County, Utah, USA, on Thursday, 12 April 2012 at 03:29 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 15 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 14.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.8178°N / 112.1025°W (Garfield, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Markagunt Plateau (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) N of Cannonville (pop: 169) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Louisa (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SE of Beaver (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) E of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) E of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNE of Kanab (pop: 4,390) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) ENE of Washington (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) ENE of St. George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
328 km (204 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||15 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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