A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Fillmore in Utah. Event id: us700035pd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700035pd, uu60320942. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -112.7493° West, 38.7892° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/04/19 / 2019-04-14 04:09:17 / April 14, 2019 @ 4:09 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:09:17 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Richfield (c. 7 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Richfield.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 41 km WSW of Fillmore, Utah.
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