A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Magna in Utah. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.28 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 13:48:01 / March 18, 2020 @ 1:48 pm. The temblor was reported at 06:48:01 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60363757. Id of event: uu60363757. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.0784988 West, latitude 40.7174988 North, depth = 9.28 km.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Payson, Mapleton, Spanish Fork. Epicenter of the earthquake was 17 km (10 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 17 km (10 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days twenty-one, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 2 km ENE of Magna, Utah. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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