A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Magna in Utah on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/03/20 / 2020-03-23 14:12:50 / March 23, 2020 @ 2:12 pm. Id of earthquake: uu60369347. Event ids that are associated: uu60369347. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -3.13 km (-2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.0806656 West, latitude 40.739666 North, depth = -3.13 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:12:50 / 7:12 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 16 km (10 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 9 km (5 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 67 km (41 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). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mapleton, Spanish Fork, Springville.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 3 km NNE of Magna, Utah. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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