A light earthquake magnitude 4.05 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Fillmore in Utah. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.11 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 07:05:16 / February 20, 2019 @ 7:05 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.5061646 West, latitude 38.7431679 North, depth = 5.11 km. The temblor was detected at 00:05:16 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60313397. Id of event: uu60313397.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 37 km (23 miles) from Richfield (c. 7 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Richfield (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 29 km SSW of Fillmore, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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