A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Fillmore in Utah. Unique identifier: us1000g4q0. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000g4q0. The temblor was reported at 03:06:25 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -112.7591° West, 38.7899° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/08/18 / 2018-08-07 10:06:25 / August 7, 2018 @ 10:06 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Richfield. Epicenter of the earthquake was 59 km (36 miles) from Richfield (c. 7 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 42 km WSW of Fillmore, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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