A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Lyman in Wyoming. The temblor was picked up at 15:34:08 / 3:34 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60355392. Id of event: uu60355392. Global time and date of event 23/12/19 / 2019-12-23 22:34:08 / December 23, 2019 @ 10:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.98 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -110.1419983 West, latitude 41.501667 North, depth = 15.98 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rock Springs, Evanston, Green River (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Rock Springs (c. 23 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Green River (c. 12 500 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Evanston (c. 12 400 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 23 km NNE of Lyman, Wyoming.
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