A minor earthquake magnitude 3.52 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Magna in Utah. Exact location, longitude -112.0653305° West, latitude 40.7598343° North, depth = 8.96 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.96 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: uu60364822. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60364822. The 3.52-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:07:30 / 12:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 19:07:30 / March 18, 2020 @ 7:07 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brigham City, Mapleton, Spanish Fork (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 15 km (9 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Orem (c. 88 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 6 km NNE of Magna, Utah.
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