University of Utah Seismograph Stations Released: January 02, 2023 11:06 PM MST
The University of Utah Seismograph Stations reports that an earthquake of magnitude 2.9 occurred at 10:50 PM on January 02, 2023 (MST). The epicenter of the shock was located 5 mi west of Hyde Park, UT. Over 70 people in the Cache Valley reported that they felt this earthquake. A total of 14 earthquakes of magnitude 3 or greater have occurred within 16 mi of the epicenter of this event since 1962. The largest of these events was a magnitude 4.1 on October 18, 1964, 4.7 mi east-north-east of Providence, UT.
Anyone who felt the earthquake is encouraged to fill out a survey form on the US Geological Survey website: https://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eventpage/uu60529032/executive.