Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 17 Km SSE of Sunnyside, Utah, on Thursday, Dec 2, 2021 11:34 am (GMT -7) -
Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 3 km depth
3 Dec 17:20 UTC: First to report: USGS after 23 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Dec 2, 2021 11:34 am (GMT -7)
Depth: 3.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.41467°N / 110.2785°W (Utah, United States)
Antipode: 39.415°S / 69.722°E
Nearest volcano: Black Rock Desert (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Sunnyside (pop: 377) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SE of Downtown (pop: 1,270) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Price (pop: 8,380) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Helper (pop: 2,110) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) E of Huntington (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Castle Dale (pop: 1,550) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ENE of Ferron (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) S of Duchesne (pop: 1,870) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) SSW of Roosevelt (Duchesne County) (pop: 6,980) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NW of Moab (Grand County) (pop: 5,240) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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|2.1||3.4 km||17 Km SSE of Sunnyside, Utah||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.