Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 34 mi northeast of Cedar City, Iron County, Utah, USA, on Friday, 22 October 1999 at 17:51 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 5.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.09417°N / 112.74317°W (Iron, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mineral Mountains-Cove Fort (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SE of Minersville (pop: 869) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Beaver (pop: 3,010) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Louisa (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SE of Milford (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) NNE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) NNE of St. George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) NE of Sunrise Manor (Nevada) (pop: 189,400) --> See nearby quakes!
305 km (190 mi) SSW 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||5.6 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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