A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Seligman in Arizona. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/12/18 / 2018-12-30 20:31:27 / December 30, 2018 @ 8:31 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.6093 West, latitude 35.3284 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Unique identifier: us2000iza7. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000iza7. The temblor was detected at 13:31:27 / 1:31 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Williamson, Chino Valley, Paulden (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Chino Valley (c. 10 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Williamson (c. 5 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Paulden (c. 5 200 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 24 km E of Seligman, Arizona.
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