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Minor earthquake, 2.82 mag has occurred near Herriman in Utah



Earthquake location 40.5060005S, -112.1546631WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Herriman in Utah on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.1546631 West, latitude 40.5060005 North, depth = 3.92 km. Global time and date of event 14/06/17 / 2017-06-14 20:57:58 / June 14, 2017 @ 8:57 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.92 km (2 miles). Event id: uu60202927. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60202927. The temblor was picked up at 13:57:58 / 1:57 pm (local time epicenter).

Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 36 km (22 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Riverdale, Washington Terrace, Roy (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km W of Herriman, Utah.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -112.1546631° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 40.5060005° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.92 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km W of Herriman, Utah Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-06-14 20:57:58 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-06-14 21:02:05 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 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 122 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 60 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07221 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.35 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 48 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 uu60202927 Id of event.
Event Code 60202927 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60202927, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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