A minor earthquake magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from West Valley City in Utah. Exact location of event, depth 1.65 km, -112.0378342° West, 40.7513351° North. The temblor was detected at 05:44:47 / 5:44 am (local time epicenter). Event id: uu60366502. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60366502. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/03/20 / 2020-03-19 12:44:47 / March 19, 2020 @ 12:44 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.65 km (1 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 12 km (8 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 7 km (5 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mapleton, Spanish Fork, Springville.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 7 km NNW of West Valley City, Utah. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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