A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Magna in Utah on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of -0.52 km (-0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 13:47:44 / March 18, 2020 @ 1:47 pm. The temblor was picked up at 06:47:44 / 6:47 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: uu60363752. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60363752. Exact location of event, depth -0.52 km, -112.0548325° West, 40.7548332° North.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 14 km (9 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mapleton, Spanish Fork, Springville (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 struck near.
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