A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Summit Park in Utah on Tuesday. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:30:13 / 9:30 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60302202. Id of event: uu60302202. Exact location of earthquake, -111.6725006° West, 40.8699989° North, depth 1.21 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/10/18 / 2018-10-24 04:30:13 / October 24, 2018 @ 4:30 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.21 km (1 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Brigham City, Evanston, Grantsville (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 22 km (14 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 14 km NNW of Summit Park, Utah.
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