Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Utah (USA) on Tuesday, 31 January 1989 at 10:43 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.793°N / 111.5895°W (Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) SE of Salina (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) E of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Fayette (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ENE of Monroe (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Manti (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) S of Ephraim (Sanpete County) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) S of Spanish Fork (pop: 37,900) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) S of Springville (Utah County) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (100 mi) S of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) S of Orem (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||6 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.