A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) strikes 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Garland in Utah on Tuesday. The 2.99-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:29:59 / 9:29 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: uu60173372. Event ids that are associated: uu60173372. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.56 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -112.3445° West, latitude 41.9303333° North, depth = 5.56 km. Global time and date of event 07/12/16 / 2016-12-07 04:29:59 / December 7, 2016 @ 4:29 am UTC/GMT.
Event epicenter was 47 km (30 miles) from Logan (c. 48 200 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Brigham City (c. 17 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from North Ogden (c. 17 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Smithfield (c. 9 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from North Logan (c. 8 300 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Harrisville, North Ogden, Farr West (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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