Historic Earthquakes

1992 September 02 10:26:20 UTC
Magnitude 5.6

Some damage (VI) at Cedar City, Hurricane, Kanab, New Harmony, Santa Clara, Springdale, St. George, Toquerville, Virgin and Washington. The earthquake triggered a large landslide which destroyed three houses at Springdale. Felt (V) at Glendale, Gunlock, Hatch, Kanarraville, La Verkin, Orderville, Panguitch and Rockville; (IV) at Alton, Beaver, Beryl, Brian Head, Bryce, Circleville, Enterprise, Escalante, Junction, Milford, Minersville, Modena, Mt. Carmel, Newcastle, Parowan, Richfield and Tropic. Felt (V) at Fredonia and Grand Canyon, Arizona. Felt (IV) at Bunkerville, Caliente, Logandale, Panaca and Pioche, Nevada. Also felt (IV) at Littlefield, Arizona. Felt throughout much of southwestern Utah, northwestern Arizona and southeastern Nevada as far north as Richfield, Utah and as far south as Flagstaff, Arizona. Felt west as far as Caliente and Pioche, Nevada and southwest to the Las Vegas, Nevada area.

Abridged from Significant Earthquakes of the World, 1992.