Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Carbon County, 54 mi southeast of Provo, Utah County, USA, on Tuesday, 7 March 2000 at 02:16 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at -3 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: -3.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.75333°N / 110.84617°W (Carbon, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) N of Helper (pop: 2,110) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) N of Price (pop: 8,380) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NNE of Huntington (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SE of Springville (Utah County) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ESE of Spanish Fork (pop: 37,900) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Payson (Utah County) (pop: 19,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SE of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) SE of Orem (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SE of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SE of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||-3.3 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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