A 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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