Minor mag. 1.0 earthquake - Wasatch Front Urban Corridor, Utah, USA, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 09:09 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
16 Apr 14:08 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 hours.
Depth: 8.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.73367°N / 112.05183°W (Utah, United States)
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (200 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NE of Magna (Salt Lake County) (pop: 26,500) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) NW of West Valley City (pop: 136,200) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NNW of Kerns (Salt Lake County) (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Taylorsville (pop: 60,500) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Murray (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Millcreek (pop: 62,100) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NW of West Jordan (pop: 111,900) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NW of Sandy (pop: 87,500) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) NNW of South Jordan (pop: 66,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 106 joules (0.554 kilowatt hours) More info
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