Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 12 mi southeast of Payson, Utah, on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 22:10 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 12 km depth
16 Nov 22:54 UTC: First to report: USGS after 44 minutes.
Depth: 11.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.8825°N / 111.631°W (Utah, Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (126 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Woodland Hills (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SE of Santaquin (Utah County) (pop: 10,600) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Payson (Utah County) (pop: 19,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Spanish Fork (pop: 37,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) S of Springville (Utah County) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Provo (pop: 115,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) S of Orem (pop: 94,500) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Lehi (pop: 58,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) SSE of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||12 km||14 Km S of Woodland Hills, Utah, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.