A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Green River in Wyoming. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/11/15 / 2015-11-09 02:55:09 / November 9, 2015 @ 2:55 am. Event id: uu60129317. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60129317. Exact location, longitude -109.8673333° West, latitude 41.7101667° North, depth = -2.95 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -2.95 km (-2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:55:09 / 7:55 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 57 km (35 miles) from Rock Springs (c. 23 000 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Green River (c. 12 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rock Springs, Green River (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 39 km WNW of Green River, Wyoming. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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