M 3.5 Earthquake Near Colorado City Featured

An earthquake hit northern Arizona this evening.

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  • At 9 PM Friday night, a Magnitude 3.5 earthquake struck in Northern Arizona
  • The location was 17 miles from Colorado City
  • It appears to be the latest in a series of earthquake near the Arizona-Utah border
  • There have been 15 earthquakes in the last 7 days that was M1.5 or greater


According to Earthquaketrack.com, around 9 PM on Friday night a Magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred near Colorado City, Arizona.

It is just the latest of a series of earthquakes taking place near the borders of Northern Arizona, Nevada, Utah and California. In the last 30 days, 26 earthquakes M1.5 or greater have taken place in the past 30 days. These earthquakes have hit four states.

  • M 3.5 Colorado City, AZ
  • M 2.1 Moapa Valley, Nevada
  • M 2.6 Saint George, Utah
  • M 1.8 Heber, CA - 3 days ago
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Last modified on Monday, 10 August 2020 05:04
Lynne LaMaster

Lynne LaMaster is the Editor and Publisher of CopperState News. In her past life, she was the founder of a successful local news media publication in the Prescott area. She started CopperState News with the idea that local news deserves a statewide platform.

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