A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Sweeney Ranch in Wyoming. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.01 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 18:37:50 / December 5, 2020 @ 6:37 pm. The temblor was picked up at 18:37:50 / 6:37 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: uu60420837. Event ids that are associated: uu60420837. Exact location of event, longitude -108.8108333 West, latitude 41.5166667 North, depth = 11.01 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Green River, Rock Springs (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Rock Springs (c. 23 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Green River (c. 12 500 pop).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km ENE of Sweeney Ranch, Wyoming.
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