Latest earthquakes near Utah, The United States today

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List of latest earthquakes near Utah.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Jul 18, 2024 08:01PM
(Denver)
M 3.2 71 mi SSE
from Provo
Jul 17, 2024 06:48PM
(Denver)
M 2.0 164 mi WSW
from Saint George
Jul 17, 2024 04:26PM
(Denver)
M 2.8 164 mi WSW
from Saint George
Jul 17, 2024 03:10PM
(Denver)
M 2.5 165 mi WSW
from Saint George
Jul 14, 2024 01:46AM
(Denver)
M 2.4 83 mi S
from Provo
Jul 8, 2024 03:00PM
(Denver)
M 3.4 83 mi S
from Provo
Jul 7, 2024 02:40PM
(Denver)
M 2.0 76 mi W
from Saint George
Jul 5, 2024 07:46PM
(Denver)
M 2.5 160 mi NNE
from Salt Lake City
Jul 3, 2024 08:57PM
(Denver)
M 2.5 114 mi NE
from Saint George
Jul 1, 2024 09:19PM
(Denver)
M 2.1 78 mi W
from Saint George
Jul 1, 2024 06:30AM
(Denver)
M 3.1 122 mi ENE
from Salt Lake City
Jun 29, 2024 01:58AM
(Denver)
M 2.0 64 mi NNW
from Salt Lake City
Jun 28, 2024 04:53AM
(Denver)
M 2.3 19 mi WSW
from Saint George
Jun 25, 2024 01:10PM
(Denver)
M 2.3 57 mi NNE
from Saint George
Jun 25, 2024 05:31AM
(Denver)
M 2.2 65 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Jun 24, 2024 05:08PM
(Denver)
M 2.3 117 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Jun 22, 2024 11:18PM
(Denver)
M 2.3 71 mi W
from Saint George
Jun 22, 2024 11:18PM
(Denver)
M 2.3 71 mi W
from Saint George
Jun 22, 2024 09:41AM
(Denver)
M 3.2 64 mi NNW
from Salt Lake City
Jun 21, 2024 01:41PM
(Denver)
M 2.3 30 mi NE
from Saint George
Jun 17, 2024 09:29AM
(Denver)
M 2.4 130 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Jun 16, 2024 12:36AM
(Denver)
M 2.1 43 mi NE
from Saint George
Jun 16, 2024 12:18AM
(Denver)
M 2.2 43 mi NE
from Saint George
Jun 15, 2024 11:49PM
(Denver)
M 3.1 43 mi NE
from Saint George
Jun 15, 2024 11:11PM
(Denver)
M 2.1 43 mi NE
from Saint George

Map of Latest Earthquakes near Utah

Utah Earthquake Statistics

Average Earthquakes:
6 Yearly
Within 186 mi, Mag 4+, last 10 years
Latest Earthquake:
Mag 3.2
Jul 18, 2024 20:01

Average

A total of 60 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or above have struck within 186 mi (300 km) of Utah, The United States in the past 10 years. This comes down to a yearly average of 6 earthquakes per year

A relatively large number of earthquakes occurred near Utah in 2017. A total of 34 earthquakes (mag 4+) were detected within 186 mi of Utah that year. The strongest had a 5.3 magnitude.

Yearly Earthquakes within 300 km (186 mi) of Utah with a magnitude of 4 or above.

Magnitude Distribution

The table below visualizes the distribution of all earthquakes that occurred within 300km of Utah in the past 10 years. No earthquakes with a magnitude of 6 or above have occurred near Utah during this time. Usually, higher magnitudes are less common than lower magnitudes. Small earthquakes with a magnitude below 4 on the Richter scale have been omitted from this overview.

Earthquakes by magnitude near Utah (past 10 years).
Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
Mag. 4 56 93.33%
Mag. 5 4 6.67%
Mag. 6 0 0.0%
Mag. 7 0 0.0%
Mag. 8 0 0.0%
Mag. 9 0 0.0%
Mag. 10 0 0.0%

Strongest earthquakes near Utah

Strongest in 10 years:
Mag 5.7
On Mar 18, 2020 07:09.
Strongest since 1900:
Mag 6.6
On Mar 12, 1934 08:05.

The strongest recent earthquake of the past 10 years near Utah occurred on Mar 18, 2020 07:09 local time (America/Denver timezone). It had a magnitude of 5.7 and struck 6 miles (9 km) north-west of West Valley City, at a depth of 7 mi . Discover more strong earthquakes near Utah in the list below.

A longer time ago, a MAG-6.6 earthquake struck on Mar 12, 1934 08:05, 78 miles (125 km) north-west of Salt Lake City. It is the strongest earthquake near Utah in the past 124 years (Our data goes back to January 1st, 1900).

In the table below you will find the strongest earthquakes that occurred near Utah, The United States in the past 10 years. You can use the tabs to find the heaviest historic earthquakes since the year 1900 or within a specific year or distance from Utah.

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List of strongest earthquakes near Utah.
Date and Time Magnitude Location
Mar 18, 2020 07:09AM
(Denver)
M 5.7 6 mi NW
from West Valley City
Sep 2, 2017 05:56PM
(Denver)
M 5.3 132 mi N
from Salt Lake City
May 22, 2015 12:47PM
(Denver)
M 5.3 60 mi WNW
from Saint George
Sep 10, 2017 03:47AM
(Denver)
M 5.0 127 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Sep 3, 2017 10:49AM
(Denver)
M 4.7 130 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Aug 31, 2021 11:21AM
(Denver)
M 4.7 162 mi W
from Salt Lake City
Sep 3, 2017 11:41AM
(Denver)
M 4.7 132 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Nov 30, 2014 10:57PM
(Denver)
M 4.7 176 mi SE
from Saint George
Sep 10, 2017 05:12AM
(Denver)
M 4.7 129 mi N
from Salt Lake City
Sep 11, 2017 07:26AM
(Denver)
M 4.7 126 mi N
from Salt Lake City

Map of Strongest Earthquakes near Utah

Earthquakes by city in Utah

Click the links below for earthquake reports for major places in Utah, The United States.

Use this regional Utah earthquake report for earthquakes that were felt in smaller towns and cities in the region, including Orem, Sandy Hills, Sandy, Ogden, Layton, South Jordan, Millcreek, Taylorsville, Lehi, Logan, Murray, Draper, Bountiful, Riverton, Pleasant Grove, Roy, Spanish Fork, South Jordan Heights, Kearns, Cottonwood Heights and Tooele.

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions are commonly asked in relation to earthquakes occurring near Utah.

When was the last earthquake in Utah, The United States?

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake hit near Utah on the evening of July 18, 2024 at 20:01 local time (America/Denver). The center of this earthquake was located 115km south-southeast of Provo at a depth of 13km under land. Check the list on our website for any earthquakes occurring near Utah, The United States in the past hours.

What was the strongest earthquake near Utah, The United States?

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit near Utah on the morning of March 12, 1934 at 08:05 local time (America/Denver). The center of this earthquake was located 125km northwest of Salt Lake City at a depth of 9km under land. This is the strongest earthquake that occurred near Utah since the year 1900.

How often do earthquakes occur near Utah, The United States?

In the past 10 years, 60 earthquakes with a magnitude of four or higher occurred within a 300 kilometer range from Utah. This averages to 6 earthquakes yearly, or one earthquake every 61 days.