June, 9, 2011

South of Parks, AZ


Two earthquakes of duration magnitude 2.37 and 2.41 occured south of Parks, Arizona the morning of June 9th, UTC. The time at the epicenter was between 7:00 pm and 2:00 am MST on June 8. There have been a total of 4 similar events south of Parks this year, occuring between April and June. There are several known young faults in the area, including Metz Tank, Bellemont fault and Garland Prarie faults.
Parks Earthquakes in a larger map"

map of eq locations