Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 26 mi east of Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA, on Monday, 27 February 1989 at 15:13 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 22 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 22.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.83267°N / 111.614°W (Sevier, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) ESE of Salina (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Fayette (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) E of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Manti (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) ENE of Monroe (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SW of Ferron (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) S of Ephraim (Sanpete County) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Castle Dale (pop: 1,550) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) S of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
216 km (134 mi) S 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||22 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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