Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 15 Km SSE of Sunnyside, Utah, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 9:30 pm (GMT -7) -
Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 3 km depth
27 Jan 16:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 27, 2022 04:30:45 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 9:30 pm (GMT -7)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||39.4295°N / 110.29967°W (Utah, United States)|
|Antipode||39.43°S / 69.7°E|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Black Rock Desert (196 km / 122 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||16 km (10 mi) SSE of Sunnyside (pop: 377) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
16 km (10 mi) SE of East Carbon City (pop: 1,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Price (pop: 8,380) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Helper (pop: 2,110) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) ENE of Huntington (pop: 2,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Castle Dale (pop: 1,550) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) ENE of Ferron (pop: 1,560) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
82 km (51 mi) S of Duchesne (pop: 1,870) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
100 km (62 mi) SSW of Roosevelt (Duchesne County) (pop: 6,980) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
115 km (72 mi) NW of Moab (Grand County) (pop: 5,240) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.1||2.6 km||15 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.