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Minor earthquake, 3.83 mag was detected near Blanding in Utah

Earthquake location 37.2495003S, -109.5613327WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.83 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Blanding in Utah. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/04/17 / 2017-04-22 04:01:41 / April 22, 2017 @ 4:01 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 21:01:41 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -109.5613327° West, latitude 37.2495003° North, depth = -2.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: uu60194762. Unique identifier: uu60194762. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -2.8 km (-2 miles).

Epicenter of the event was 87 km (54 miles) from Cortez (c. 8 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Kayenta (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cortez, Kayenta (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 42 km S of Blanding, Utah.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.83 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -109.5613327° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.2495003° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -2.8 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 42km S of Blanding, Utah Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-04-22 04:01:41 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-04-22 04:14:11 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 5.2 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 226 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uu The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,uu, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 31 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.8491 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 129 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID uu60194762 Id of event.
Event Code 60194762 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60194762, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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