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Minor earthquake, 2.85 mag was detected near Enterprise in Utah

Earthquake location 37.502S, -113.8468333WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Enterprise in Utah. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/01/19 / 2019-01-13 21:04:59 / January 13, 2019 @ 9:04 pm. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:04:59 / 2:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -113.8468333 West, latitude 37.502 North, depth = 4.91 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.91 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: uu60309567. Unique identifier: uu60309567.

Earthquake epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Saint George (c. 72 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Cedar City (c. 28 900 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Washington (c. 18 800 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Hurricane (c. 13 700 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Ivins (c. 6 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cedar City, Hurricane, Washington (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 13 km SW of Enterprise, Utah.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.85 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -113.8468333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.502° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.91 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km SW of Enterprise, Utah Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-01-13 21:04:59 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-01-14 15:29:53 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 125 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uu The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,uu, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 17 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.04092 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 73 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID uu60309567 Id of event.
Event Code 60309567 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60309567, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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