A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Jeffrey City in Wyoming. Unique identifier: us2000hiud. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hiud. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 01:01:45 / September 23, 2018 @ 1:01 am. Exact location, longitude -107.5918° West, latitude 42.2996° North, depth = 7.68 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.68 km (5 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:01:45 / 6:01 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Rawlins (c. 9 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rawlins.
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 was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 29 km SE of Jeffrey City, Wyoming.
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