A minor earthquake magnitude 3.97 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Fillmore in Utah. All ids that are associated to the event: uu60313402. Unique identifier: uu60313402. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/02/19 / 2019-02-20 07:05:37 / February 20, 2019 @ 7:05 am. Exact location of earthquake, -112.8573303° West, 38.8551674° North, depth 8.19 km. The 3.97-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:05:37 / 12:05 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.19 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Richfield. The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Richfield (c. 7 600 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 47 km WSW of Fillmore, Utah.
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