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Minor earthquake, 3.18 mag has occurred near Junction in Utah

Earthquake location 38.0631676S, -112.4091644WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Junction in Utah. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/07/18 / 2018-07-11 13:21:24 / July 11, 2018 @ 1:21 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -112.4091644° West, 38.0631676° North, depth -3.02 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -3.02 km (-2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 06:21:24 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: uu60288487. Event ids that are associated: uu60288487.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 72 km (44 miles) from Cedar City (c. 28 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Enoch (c. 5 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cedar City, Enoch (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 25 km SW of Junction, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.18 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -112.4091644° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.0631676° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -3.02 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 25km SW of Junction, Utah Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-07-11 13:21:24 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-07-11 13:28:50 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 4.03 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 automatic 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 156 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 48 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1788 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.44 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 40 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 uu60288487 Id of event.
Event Code 60288487 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60288487, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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