A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Wolf Creek in Utah on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.62 km (6 miles). The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:12:10 / 6:12 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: uu60247542. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60247542. Exact location of earthquake, -111.7248306° West, 41.2713318° North, depth 9.62 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 01:12:10 / September 19, 2017 @ 1:12 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sandy City, Oquirrh, West Jordan (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Sandy City (c. 87 500 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Ogden (c. 82 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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