A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Beaver in Utah. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60315627. Id of event: uu60315627. Exact location of earthquake, -112.7745° West, 38.0921667° North, depth 6.23 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:35:11 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/19 / 2019-03-07 15:35:11 / March 7, 2019 @ 3:35 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.23 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Cedar City (c. 28 900 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Enoch (c. 5 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Cedar City, Enoch (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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 23 km SSW of Beaver, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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