Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 29 mi east of Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA, on Thursday, 19 July 2001 at 20:15 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 7 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 6.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.73867°N / 111.54133°W (Sevier, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Fremont (pop: 145) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Salina (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Monroe (pop: 2,290) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSE of Fayette (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Ferron (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) S of Manti (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) S of Ephraim (Sanpete County) (pop: 6,860) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) S of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) S of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> 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||6.5 km||Utah (USA)||USGS|
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