Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 2 Km SSE of Summit, Utah, USA, on Monday, 12 April 2021 at 17:59 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 0 km depth
13 Apr 14:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 hours.
Date & time: 12 Apr 2021 17:59:12 UTC -
Depth: 0.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.781°N / 112.93117°W (Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Markagunt Plateau (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of Summit (pop: 160) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SW of Louisa (pop: 2,930) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) W of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNE of Hurricane (Washington County) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NE of Washington (pop: 24,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NE of Saint George (pop: 72,900) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NE of Ivins (Washington County) (pop: 7,880) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) NE of Las Vegas (Nevada) (pop: 623,700) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) NE of Henderson (Nevada) (pop: 285,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.6||0.3 km||2 Km SSE of Summit, Utah, 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 1.6, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.