University of Utah Seismograph Stations
Released: May 25, 2016 7:45 AM MDT
The University of Utah Seismograph Stations reports that a light earthquake of magnitude 4.1 occurred at 07:01 AM on May 25, 2016 (MDT). The epicenter of the shock was located in the southern Uinta Mountains, 8 miles NE of the town of Hanna, Utah, and 26 miles NW of Duchesne, Utah. Seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater have occurred within 16 miles of the epicenter of this event since 1962. The largest of these events was a magnitude 4.5 on September 30, 1977, 21 mi NNW of Duchesne.
Date (UTC): May 25, 2016 Time (UTC): 13:01
Date (local): May 25, 2016 Time (local): 07:01 AM MDT
Latitude: 40 29.18′ N
Longitude: 110 38.85′ W
Preferred magnitude: 4.1 Ml