Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 11 Km NW of Circleville, Utah, on Wednesday, Dec 22, 2021 at 6:12 am (GMT -7) -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
22 Dec 14:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 25 minutes.
|Date & time||Dec 22, 2021 13:12:47 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Dec 22, 2021 at 6:12 am (GMT -7)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.2305°N / 112.381°W (Utah, United States)|
|Antipode||38.231°S / 67.619°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Markagunt Plateau (77 km / 48 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||12 km (7 mi) NW of Circleville (pop: 523) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
23 km (14 mi) ESE of Beaver (pop: 3,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (28 mi) N of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Monroe (pop: 2,290) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Milford (pop: 1,330) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) NE of Parowan (pop: 2,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) SSW of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) NE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) S of Fillmore (pop: 2,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
86 km (53 mi) NE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||8.8 km||11 Km NW of Circleville, Utah||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.