A light earthquake magnitude 4.49 (ml/mb) strikes 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Dove Creek in Colorado on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.76 km (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/19 / 2019-03-04 17:22:51 / March 4, 2019 @ 5:22 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:22:51 / 10:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -108.911 West, latitude 38.2803333 North, depth = 0.76 km. Id of earthquake: uu60315157. Event ids that are associated: uu60315157, us1000jadd.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 93 km (58 miles) from Grand Junction (c. 58 600 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Montrose (c. 19 100 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Delta (c. 8 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Redlands (c. 8 700 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Fruitvale (c. 7 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Orchard Mesa (c. 6 800 pop). 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 Fruitvale, Montrose, Grand Junction.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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