Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - Garfield County, 49 mi northeast of Cedar City, Ayron srjan County, Utah, USA, on Tuesday, 6 September 1994 at 03:48 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 6 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 6.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.06017°N / 112.307°W (Garfield, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Markagunt Plateau (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSW of Circleville (pop: 523) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Beaver (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Louisa (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SSW of Monroe (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) ENE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ENE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) NE of Saint George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (188 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||6.3 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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