A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Monroe in Utah. The epicenter was at a depth of -2.32 km (-1 miles). Event id: uu60265642. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60265642. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:19:54 / 12:19 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/01/18 / 2018-01-22 07:19:54 / January 22, 2018 @ 7:19 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.2781667 West, latitude 38.5835 North, depth = -2.32 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 27 km (17 miles) from Richfield (c. 7 600 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Richfield.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 14 km WSW of Monroe, Utah.
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