2.7-magnitude earthquake strikes southern Utah near Nevada border
SOUTHERN UTAH — A small earthquake struck in southern Utah near the Nevada border Thursday morning.
The US Geological Survey’s Seismograph Station at University of Utah indicates the 2.7-magnitude earthquake struck about 7:44 a.m. about 8 miles southwest of Enterprise at a depth of about 4.3 miles.
Enterprise is a small town located about 40 miles northwest of St. George.
Earthquakes of this size do not generally cause injuries or significant damage.