A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 22 km NNE of Henrieville, Utah (14 miles). The temblor was detected at 16:17:09 / 4:17 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000bhtm. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bhtm. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.88 km (5 miles). Exact location, longitude -111.8678° West, latitude 37.7413° North, depth = 7.88 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/08/20 / 2020-08-20 16:17:09 / August 20, 2020 @ 4:17 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 22 km NNE of Henrieville, Utah.
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