A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Paonia in Colorado. Exact location, longitude -107.4039° West, latitude 38.8937° North, depth = 3.12 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/18 / 2018-09-02 21:09:12 / September 2, 2018 @ 9:09 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 14:09:12 / 2:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.12 km (2 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000h6y1. Event ids that are associated: us2000h6y1.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rifle, Glenwood Springs, Montrose. Event epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Montrose (c. 19 100 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Glenwood Springs (c. 9 600 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Rifle (c. 9 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Delta (c. 8 900 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Aspen (c. 6 700 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 16 km E of Paonia, Colorado.
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