Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 5 Km N of Hildale, Utah, USA, on Monday, 5 Apr 2021 5:47 am (GMT -6) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
5 Apr 13:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 49 minutes.
Date & time: 5 Apr 2021 11:47:17 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 5 Apr 2021 5:47 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 15.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.05633°N / 112.95917°W (Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Bald Knoll (57 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) N of Hildale (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) N of Colorado City (Arizona) (pop: 4,830) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Hurricane (Washington County) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Kanab (pop: 4,390) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) E of Washington (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) E of Saint George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) E of Ivins (Washington County) (pop: 7,880) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) S of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) ENE of Henderson (Nevada) (pop: 285,700) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) ENE of Las Vegas (Nevada) (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||16 km||5 Km N of Hildale, Utah, USA||USGS|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.8, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.