A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Perry in Utah on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of -1.29 km (-1 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:29:42 / 9:29 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 06/03/20 / 2020-03-06 04:29:42 / March 6, 2020 @ 4:29 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60020149. Id of event: uu60020149. Exact location of earthquake, -112.2998333° West, 41.474° North, depth -1.29 km.
Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Ogden (c. 82 800 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Layton (c. 67 300 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Logan (c. 48 200 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bountiful (c. 42 600 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Roy (c. 36 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston, North Salt Lake, Woods Cross (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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