A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Magna in Utah. Global time and date of event 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 14:33:53 / March 18, 2020 @ 2:33 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -0.95 km (-1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -112.0879974° West, 40.7524986° North, depth -0.95 km. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:33:53 / 7:33 am (local time epicenter). Event id: uu60363947. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60363947.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Springville, Provo, Pleasant View (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 17 km (10 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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