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Minor mag. 0.9 earthquake - 5 Km ESE of Heber City, Utah, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT -6) -

Minor mag. 0.9 earthquake - 5 Km ESE of Heber City, Utah, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT -6) Minor mag. 0.9 earthquake - 5 Km ESE of Heber City, Utah, on Thursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 0.9 earthquake at 11 km depth

30 Sep 16:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 30, 2022 04:09:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Sep 29, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT -6)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude0.9
Depth11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude40.48883°N / 111.3515°W (Utah, United States)
Antipode40.489°S / 68.649°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoBlack Rock Desert (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities6 km (3 mi) ESE of Heber City (Wasatch County) (pop: 9,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) NE of Orem (pop: 94,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) NE of Provo (pop: 115,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) ENE of Lehi (pop: 58,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) ESE of Sandy (pop: 87,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) ESE of Millcreek (pop: 62,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) E of South Jordan (pop: 66,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Salt Lake City (pop: 192,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.4 x 106 joules (0.392 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
0.911 km5 Km ESE of Heber City, UtahUSGS
0.911 kmUtahRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Hardware Ranch, Cache County, Utah, USA (HWUT/US network) | Distance from quake: 126 km / 78 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Hardware Ranch, Cache County, Utah, USA: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

At magnitude 0.9, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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