Mag. 2.1 earthquake - 0.9 miles NE of Beaver, Utah, on 29 Oct 2:54 pm (GMT -6) -

Mag. 2.1 earthquake  - 0.9 miles NE of Beaver, Utah, on 29 Oct 2:54 pm (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 6 km depth

29 Oct 21:32 UTC: First to report: USGS after 37 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 08:54:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29 Oct 2:54 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 2.1
Depth: 5.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.28483°N / 112.62683°W (Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (77 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Circleville (pop: 523)
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Louisa (pop: 2,930)
54 km (34 mi) NNW of Panguitch (pop: 1,480)
67 km (41 mi) NNE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270)
72 km (45 mi) SW of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590)
78 km (48 mi) NNE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200)
137 km (85 mi) NNE of Hurricane (Washington County) (pop: 15,500)
156 km (97 mi) NNE of Saint George (pop: 72,900)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 17.5°C (64 F), humidity: 20%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from N
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 2.15.6 km1 Km NE of Beaver, Utah, USAUSGS
M 2.16 km1 Km ENE of Beaver, USAEMSC

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At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.
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