Sunday, January 08, 2012
Moderate quake felt across central Arizona
A magnitude 3.1 earthquake just after noon today was reported felt in Payson, Mesa, and Prescott. The quake was 21 miles southwest of Winslow and 113 miles northeast of Phoenix. [Right, location map from USGS]
The USGS map of historical seismicity back to 1990 shows a handful of other earthquakes occurring in the same area.
at 6:57 PM