A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Grantsville in Utah. Global time and date of event 22/02/19 / 2019-02-22 10:26:08 / February 22, 2019 @ 10:26 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:26:08 / 3:26 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.71 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -112.5353317° West, 40.6968346° North, depth 8.71 km. All ids that are associated to the event: uu60313857. Unique identifier: uu60313857.
The epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Sandy City (c. 87 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Summit Park, Pleasant Grove, Plain City. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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