A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.67 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Magna in Utah. Event id: uu60020244. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60020244. Exact location of event, depth 11.46 km, -112.0956667° West, 40.7493333° North. The 3.67-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:23:19 / 6:23 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 13:23:19 / March 18, 2020 @ 1:23 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.46 km (7 miles).
The epicenter was 17 km (11 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), 61 km (38 miles) from Orem (c. 88 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Brigham City, Payson, Mapleton (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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