Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 1 Km N of Cane Beds, Arizona, USA on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 8 hours.
Depth: 17.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.96267°N / 112.894°W (Arizona, United States)
Nearest volcano: Bald Knoll (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) N of Cane Beds (pop: 400)
8 km (5 mi) E of Centennial Park (pop: 1,300)
8 km (5 mi) SE of Colorado City (pop: 4,800)
58 km (36 mi) SE of Washington (pop: 24,300)
63 km (39 mi) SE of Saint George (pop: 72,900)
81 km (50 mi) S of Cedar City (pop: 30,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 05:29 UTC||M 1.8 / 17.5 km||1 Km N of Cane Beds, Arizona, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.