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Minor earthquake, 3.09 mag was detected near Enoch in Utah

Earthquake location 38.0306664S, -113.1405029WA 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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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: 30 km NNW of Enoch, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.09 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -113.1405029° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.0306664° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.29 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 30km NNW of Enoch, Utah Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-10-07 13:33:20 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-10-07 13:51:48 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 3.96 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 reviewed 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 147 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 34 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1353 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.19 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 47 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 uu60251607 Id of event.
Event Code 60251607 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60251607, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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