Bulletin: May 2002

 
 
 
 
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR                                                                         NO.  5-02-EXP
GEOLOGICAL SURVEY                                                                                        JUN 28, 2002
 
                                      ROUTINE MINING SEISMICITY IN THE UNITED STATES
 
                                                          MAY 2002
 
 
  ORIGIN TIME       GEOGRAPHIC       DEPTH MAGNITUDE  SD  GAP  NO.   F-E REGION, CONTRIBUTED MAGNITUDES AND COMMENTS
      UTC          COORDINATES                GS               STA                                                
DAY HR MN SEC     LAT       LONG            mb  MS             USED                                                
 
01  19 10 11.1  44.144 N  105.415 W    0 G           0.8  151   14  WYOMING. ML 2.7 (GS). 10 miles (20 km) SSE of Gillette.
01  19 29 13.5  40.533 N  112.191 W    0 G           0.5   55   18  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
01  22 15 10.0  41.977 N  108.860 W    0 G           1.1   85   17  WYOMING. ML 2.5 (GS). 30 miles (50 km) NNE of Rock
                                                                     Springs.
01  23 50 25.5  39.647 N  110.630 W    0 G           0.5  152   10  UTAH. ML 1.7 (GS). 10 miles (15 km) ENE of Price.
02  15 54 59.3  41.766 N  110.746 W    0 G           1.2   83   17  WYOMING. ML 1.8 (GS). 35 miles (60 km) NNE of Evanston.
02  18 08 43.6  41.681 N  108.724 W    0 G           0.9   82   16  WYOMING. ML 2.1 (GS). 25 miles (40 km) ENE of Rock
                                                                     Springs.
02  19 59 03.5  36.546 N  108.502 W    0 G           0.8  112    7  NEW MEXICO. ML 2.0 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SW of
                                                                     Farmington.
02  20 13 35.8  44.121 N  105.177 W    0 G           1.0  141   14  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SE of Gillette.
02  22 22 02.3  40.521 N  112.171 W    0 G           0.4  129   11  UTAH. ML 1.6 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
03  17 21 04.7  40.533 N  112.171 W    0 G           0.8   54   19  UTAH. ML 1.9 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
03  18 00 00.4  40.637 N  109.459 W    0 G           0.7  134   11  UTAH. ML 1.9 (GS). 15 miles (20 km) NNE of Vernal.
03  18 27 10.3  36.592 N  108.400 W    0 G           0.9  149   10  NEW MEXICO. ML 2.3 (GS). 15 miles (20 km) SW of
                                                                     Farmington.
03  19 33 37.1  40.526 N  112.184 W    0 G           0.6   55   15  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
03  21 31 37.8  46.695 N  122.778 W    0 G           1.2  123    7  WASHINGTON. ML 1.8 (GS). 10 miles (15 km) E of
                                                                     Centralia.
04  17 02 27.9  40.557 N  112.167 W    0 G           0.5   41   23  UTAH. ML 2.1 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) ENE of Tooele, UT.
04  19 11 31.6  39.658 N  110.653 W    0 G           0.6  163    9  UTAH. ML 1.3 (GS). 10 miles (15 km) ENE of Price.
04  21 37 10.4  46.694 N  122.802 W    0 G           1.3  125    8  WASHINGTON. ML 2.3 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) ESE of
                                                                     Centralia.
04  22 06 57.5  40.306 N  107.765 W    0 G           0.9   72   25  COLORADO. ML 3.1 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SW of Craig.
05  15 32 13.6  40.300 N  107.773 W    0 G           0.8   72   24  COLORADO. ML 3.3 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SW of Craig.
05  15 39 38.5  40.519 N  112.159 W    0 G           0.4   56   16  UTAH. ML 1.7 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E ot Tooele.
05  21 06 30.4  40.522 N  112.168 W    0 G           0.3   65   14  UTAH. ML 1.9 (GS). 10 miles (15 km) E of Tooele.
05  23 46 33.2  44.087 N  105.352 W    0 G           1.0  145    9  WYOMING. ML 2.5 (GS). 15 miles (25 km) SSE of Gillette.
06  18 04 24.7  41.695 N  110.627 W    0 G           0.4  139   18  WYOMING. ML 1.9 (GS). 35 miles (55 km) NNE of Evanston.
06  20 56 08.4  43.806 N  105.146 W    0 G           0.7  132    9  WYOMING. ML 2.4 (GS). 40 miles (60 km) SSE of Gillette.
06  22 18 52.0  40.251 N  107.790 W    0 G           0.7   67   20  COLORADO. ML 3.2 (GS). 20 miles (35 km) SW of Craig.
07  18 50 41.4  32.915 N  109.266 W    0 G           0.6  185   10  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.5 (GS). 10 miles (15 km) SSE of
                                                                     Clifton.
07  19 44 15.2* 32.979 N  109.327 W    0 G           1.0  180    7  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.4 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) SSW of
                                                                     Clifton.
07  22 03 50.5  40.365 N  107.743 W    0 G           0.6   73   29  COLORADO. ML 3.2 (GS). 15 miles (25 km) SW of Craig.
08  16 36 05.0  40.525 N  112.186 W    0 G           0.6   56   17  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
08  18 05 53.7  43.759 N  104.981 W    0 G           0.7  146   12  WYOMING. ML 2.9 (GS). 40 miles (65 km) W of Newcastle.
08  20 01 35.7  40.533 N  112.228 W    0 G           0.3  163   10  UTAH. ML 1.5 (GS). Near Tooele.
09  18 48 38.4  41.791 N  110.663 W    0 G           0.6  138   21  WYOMING. ML 1.9 (GS). 40 miles (65 km) NNE of Evanston.
09  20 00 32.0  43.670 N  105.180 W    0 G           1.0  123   23  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 45 miles (75 km) SSE of Gillette.
09  22 11 52.0  42.935 N  111.459 W    0 G           0.6  133   11  EASTERN IDAHO. ML 1.9 (GS). 30 miles (50 km) WNW of
                                                                     Afton.
09  23 20 49.0  33.087 N  109.396 W    0 G           0.9  136   12  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.7 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) WNW of
                                                                     Clifton.
10  14 28 25.4  39.629 N  110.676 W    0 G           1.2  116   17  UTAH. ML 1.9 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) ENE of Price.
10  19 05 45.8  43.612 N  105.296 W    0 G           1.1  114   38  WYOMING. ML 3.7 (GS). 50 miles (75 km) SSE of Gillette.
10  20 05 33.2* 43.606 N  105.176 W    0 G           1.0  249    9  WYOMING. ML 2.7 (GS). 50 miles (80 km) SSE of Gillette.
10  21 48 18.0  32.449 N  108.955 W    0 G           1.0  173   12  NEW MEXICO. ML 3.2 (GS). 15 miles (25 km) WNW of
                                                                     Lordsburg.
12  01 07 12.8  40.432 N  107.115 W    0 G           1.1  194   26  COLORADO. ML 3.1 (GS). 15 miles (25 km) WSW of
                                                                     Steamboat Springs.
12  19 59 54.1  40.549 N  112.173 W    0 G           0.5   56   14  UTAH. ML 1.3 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) ENE of Tooele.
13  18 06 44.1  40.520 N  112.233 W    0 G           0.3  108    9  UTAH. ML 1.2 (GS). Near Tooele.
13  21 21 45.2  46.717 N  122.783 W    0 G           1.1  126   11  WASHINGTON. 10 miles (15 km) E of Centralia.
14  21 50 35.8  44.151 N  105.390 W    0 G           0.9  122   25  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 10 miles (20 km) SSE of Gillette.
14  22 21 17.1  43.657 N  105.203 W    0 G           0.7  123   21  WYOMING. ML 3.3 (GS). 45 miles (75 km) SSE of Gillette.
15  18 22 37.1  41.743 N  108.828 W    0 G           1.3   81   17  WYOMING. ML 2.4 (GS). 20 miles (35 km) ENE of Rock
                                                                     Springs.
15  20 28 59.2  32.660 N  109.195 W    0 G           1.2  132   11  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.4 (GS). 30 miles (45 km) SSE of
                                                                     Clifton.
17  18 01 28.4  40.346 N  107.789 W    0 G           0.5   72   15  COLORADO. ML 2.3 (GS). 15 miles (30 km) SW of Craig.
17  19 53 07.1  36.477 N  110.483 W    0 G           0.5   63   20  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.8 (GS). 20 miles (35 km) SW of
                                                                     Kayenta.
17  21 19 38.5  44.066 N  105.360 W    0 G           0.8  146   11  WYOMING. ML 2.4 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SSE of Gillette.
20  12 56 23.7  44.169 N  105.414 W    0 G           0.7  160   13  WYOMING. ML 2.7 (GS). 10 miles (15 km) SSE of Gillette.
22  17 34 24.9  41.105 N  112.863 W    0 G           0.5   75   13  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 45 miles (75 km) W of Ogden.
22  19 45 30.2  40.518 N  112.181 W    0 G           0.7   66   11  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
22  22 05 59.3  40.316 N  107.778 W    0 G           1.1   89   17  COLORADO. ML 2.7 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SW of Craig.
23  19 33 12.0  43.617 N  105.252 W    0 G           0.9  124   16  WYOMING. ML 3.1 (GS). 50 miles (75 km) SSE of Gillette.
23  19 54 46.8  32.749 N  109.231 W    0 G           0.6  195    8  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.5 (GS). 20 miles (35 km) S of
                                                                     Clifton.
24  15 11 54.5  40.530 N  112.181 W    0 G           0.5   55   14  UTAH. ML 1.4 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
25  15 43 08.9  40.533 N  112.170 W    0 G           0.4   65   11  UTAH. ML 1.2 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
25  22 09 14.6  44.111 N  105.359 W    0 G           1.1  147   22  WYOMING. ML 3.1 (GS). 15 miles (25 km) SSE of Gillette.
26  18 04 53.1  43.725 N  105.228 W    0 G           1.1  120   11  WYOMING. ML 3.0 (GS). 40 miles (65 km) SSE of Gillette.
26  19 14 18.8  40.545 N  112.180 W    0 G           0.8   54   17  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
26  22 17 36.1  42.856 N  111.404 W    0 G           0.6  109   16  EASTERN IDAHO. ML 1.5 (GS). 25 miles (40 km) WNW of
                                                                     Afton.
26  23 34 31.0  44.225 N  105.411 W    0 G           0.9  154   10  WYOMING. ML 2.8 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) SE of Gillette.

28  15 11 09.9  40.529 N  112.182 W    0 G           0.3   55   12  UTAH. ML 1.4 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
28  19 00 11.6  41.129 N  112.877 W    0 G           0.5  108   12  UTAH. ML 1.8 (GS). 50 miles (75 km) W of Ogden.
28  20 55 31.0  41.120 N  112.880 W    0 G           0.4  107   12  UTAH. ML 1.7 (GS). 45 miles (75 km) W of Ogden.
28  22 10 37.1  40.281 N  107.796 W    0 G           0.5   78   16  COLORADO. ML 2.7 (GS). 20 miles (35 km) SW of Craig.
28  22 12 50.0  46.779 N  122.700 W    0 G           0.6  132   10  WASHINGTON. ML 2.4 (GS). 15 miles (20 km) ENE of
                                                                     Centralia.
28  22 46 56.3  43.643 N  105.353 W    0 G           0.7  120   12  WYOMING. ML 3.0 (GS). 45 miles (75 km) S of Gillette.
29  18 41 19.6  32.597 N  109.126 W    0 G           1.0  164   12  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.9 (GS). 30 miles (35 km) WNW of
                                                                     Lordsburg.
29  20 00 43.2  43.682 N  105.257 W    0 G           1.0  120   20  WYOMING. ML 3.3 (GS). 45 miles (70 km) SSE of Gillette.
30  20 02 08.4  43.702 N  105.275 W    0 G           1.0  127   13  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 45 miles (70 km) SSE of Gillette.
30  21 16 39.5  41.626 N  108.738 W    0 G           0.7   79   22  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 25 miles (40 km) E of Rock
                                                                     Springs.
30  21 35 15.0  33.047 N  109.408 W    0 G           0.6  174   14  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.7 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) W of
                                                                     Clifton.
30  23 45 00.1  33.032 N  109.337 W    0 G           0.4  114    7  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.6 (GS). Near Clifton.
31  16 20 38.1  40.540 N  112.167 W    0 G           0.4   65   10  UTAH. ML 1.2 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
31  17 41 12.6  32.971 N  109.314 W    0 G           0.5  180    8  EASTERN ARIZONA. ML 2.9 (GS). Near Clifton.
31  19 37 58.6  44.079 N  105.381 W    0 G           0.8  144   24  WYOMING. ML 3.4 (GS). 15 miles (25 km) SSE of Gillette.
31  19 45 18.1  40.526 N  112.190 W    0 G           0.5   66   10  UTAH. ML 1.1 (GS). 5 miles (10 km) E of Tooele.
31  20 05 29.3  36.650 N  108.501 W    0 G           1.0  113    9  NEW MEXICO. ML 3.2 (GS). 15 miles (30 km) WSW of
                                                                     Farmington.
31  21 54 09.4  44.303 N  105.451 W    0 G           1.0  159   13  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). Near Gillette.
31  22 03 08.0  40.280 N  107.760 W    0 G           0.8   78   12  COLORADO. ML 3.0 (GS). 20 miles (30 km) SW of Craig.


For origin times after September 30, 2002, USGS computations of hypocenters and magnitudes for routine mining events are listed in this publication only for exceptionally large events and for events that are also listed in the Reviewed Event Event Bulletins (REB) of the International Data Center of the United Nations' Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.

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