Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Earthquake swarm in northwest Arizona continues

We now have recorded more than 60 small to moderate earthquakes in northwest Arizona as part of a swarm that began on March 28.  There have been 11 events in the past 7 days 9shown in the figure at right), including a magnitude 3.8 quake which is the largest one in the sequence.

The list below shows the magnitude, location, and time/date of this past weeks quakes.   [Credit, USGS]

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