A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Moab in Utah. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.17 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 11:20:07 / November 8, 2020 @ 11:20 am. The temblor was detected at 11:20:07 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -109.5456696° West, latitude 38.5999985° North, depth = -0.17 km. All ids that are associated to the event: uu60417607. Unique identifier: uu60417607.
Earthquake epicenter was 3 km (2 miles) from Moab (c. 5 000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Moab (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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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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. 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: 2 km N of Moab, Utah.
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