A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.31 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Granger in Wyoming. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -109.918 West, latitude 41.703 North, depth = -3.34 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -3.34 km (-2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60407197. Id of event: uu60407197. The temblor was detected at 11:46:13 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/08/20 / 2020-08-27 11:46:13 / August 27, 2020 @ 11:46 am.
Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Rock Springs (c. 23 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Green River (c. 12 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Rock Springs, Green River.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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