A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Vernal in Utah on Thursday. Global time and date of event 06/08/20 / 2020-08-06 21:22:51 / August 6, 2020 @ 9:22 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us6000bac2. Event ids that are associated: us6000bac2. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -109.3449 West, latitude 40.661 North, depth = 5 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:22:51 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (17 miles) from Vernal (c. 9 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Roosevelt (c. 6 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Roosevelt, Vernal (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km NE of Vernal, Utah. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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