A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Magna in Utah. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -3.39 km (-2 miles). Unique identifier: uu60368252. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60368252. Exact location of earthquake, -112.083168° West, 40.7745018° North, depth -3.39 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/03/20 / 2020-03-21 09:06:40 / March 21, 2020 @ 9:06 am. The temblor was detected at 02:06:40 / 2:06 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 16 km (10 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 12 km (7 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Springville, Provo, Heber (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days fourty and in the last 365 days fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km NNE of Magna, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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