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2 earthquakes rattle south central Utah

Posted at 9:09 AM, Aug 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-20 11:09:48-04

SEVIER COUNTY, Utah — Two earthquakes were recorded in area near Joseph in south central Utah Friday morning.

The first quake was recorded as a magnitude 2.7 by the U.S. Geological Survey.

The second quake was recorded as a 2.8 magnitude a few minutes later.

There have been no reports of any damage or injuries.

Normally, earthquakes below magnitude 3 or so are rarely felt by humans.