Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 9 Km NW of Panguitch, Utah, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 7:20 am (GMT -6) -
Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 8 km depth
12 May 15:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 9 minutes.
|Date & time||May 12, 2022 13:20:44 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 7:20 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||37.88567°N / 112.50433°W (Utah, United States)|
|Antipode||37.886°S / 67.496°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Markagunt Plateau (37 km / 23 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||9 km (6 mi) NW of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
29 km (18 mi) E of Parowan (pop: 2,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Beaver (pop: 3,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (34 mi) ENE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Monroe (pop: 2,290) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) N of Kanab (pop: 4,390) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
105 km (65 mi) NE of Hurricane (Washington County) (pop: 15,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
122 km (76 mi) NE of Washington (pop: 24,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
129 km (80 mi) NE of St. George (pop: 72,900) | 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||7.7 km||9 Km NW of Panguitch, 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.