Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 3 Km W of Junction, Utah, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 11:08 am (GMT -6) -
Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 9 km depth
20 May 20:06 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 58 minutes.
|Date & time||May 20, 2022 17:08:27 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, May 20, 2022 at 11:08 am (GMT -6)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.236°N / 112.25517°W (Utah, United States)|
|Antipode||38.236°S / 67.745°E|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Nearest volcano||Markagunt Plateau (82 km / 51 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||3 km (2 mi) W of Junction (pop: 183) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
34 km (21 mi) E of Beaver (pop: 3,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Monroe (pop: 2,290) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) NNE of Panguitch (pop: 1,480) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Richfield (Sevier County) (pop: 7,590) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (41 mi) NE of Parowan (pop: 2,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
85 km (53 mi) NE of Enoch (Iron County) (pop: 6,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (59 mi) NE of Cedar City (Iron County) (pop: 30,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.5||9.1 km||3 Km W of Junction, Utah||USGS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.