A minor earthquake magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) strikes 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Enoch in Utah on Saturday. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:33:20 / 6:33 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.29 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -113.1405029° West, 38.0306664° North, depth 7.29 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/17 / 2017-10-07 13:33:20 / October 7, 2017 @ 1:33 pm. Unique identifier: uu60251607. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60251607.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cedar City, Enoch. Epicenter of the event was 40 km (25 miles) from Cedar City (c. 28 900 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Enoch (c. 5 800 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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