A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Maeser in Utah on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 20:44:36 / July 11, 2017 @ 8:44 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -2 km (-1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60214797. Id of event: uu60214797. Exact location of event, longitude -109.4823333 West, latitude 40.6351667 North, depth = -2 km. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:44:36 / 1:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Roosevelt, Vernal. Epicenter of the event was 20 km (13 miles) from Vernal (c. 9 100 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Roosevelt (c. 6 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km NNE of Maeser, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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