A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Magna in Utah. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:11:30 / 6:11 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: uu60020674. Event ids that are associated: uu60020674. Exact location of earthquake, -112.0836667° West, 40.7588333° North, depth 5.64 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/03/20 / 2020-03-18 13:11:30 / March 18, 2020 @ 1:11 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.64 km (4 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Spanish Fork, Springville, Provo (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 16 km (10 miles) from Salt Lake City (c. 186 400 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from West Valley City (c. 129 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Provo (c. 112 500 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from West Jordan (c. 103 700 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Sandy Hills (c. 89 600 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-four and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km NNE of Magna, Utah. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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