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Light earthquake, 4.05 mag was detected near Fillmore in Utah

Earthquake location 38.7431679S, -112.5061646WA 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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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.05 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -112.5061646° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.7431679° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.11 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 29km SSW of Fillmore, Utah Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-02-20 07:05:16 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-02-20 07:21:51 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 10 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.3 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.3 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic 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 257 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 31 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1412 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.41 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 56 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 uu60313397 Id of event.
Event Code 60313397 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60313397, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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