A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Garland in Utah. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.24 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:16:18 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: uu60301087. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60301087. Exact location, longitude -112.691° West, latitude 41.8421667° North, depth = 5.24 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/10/18 / 2018-10-17 10:16:18 / October 17, 2018 @ 10:16 am.
Earthquake epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Logan (c. 48 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Brigham City (c. 17 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Smithfield (c. 9 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from North Logan (c. 8 300 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Tremonton (c. 7 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Providence, North Logan, Nibley (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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