Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Millard County, 10.8 mi northwest of Fayette, Sanpete County, Utah, USA, on Monday, 24 March 1986 at 22:40 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 2 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 1.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.2305°N / 111.99533°W (Millard, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (52 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) E of Scipio (pop: 322) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Fayette (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Manti (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNW of Salina (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Ephraim (Sanpete County) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) N of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Nephi (Juab County) (pop: 5,560) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SSW of Payson (Utah County) (pop: 19,500) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) S of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.3||1.9 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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