Social media had a number of responses.
In a tweet issued by the UUSS, they said the largest was the 5.7 magnitude that shook Utahn’s around the state at 7:09 a.m. A 5.7 magnitude earthquake hit Magna early Wednesday morning, the state’s largest earthquake in nearlythree decades. The 3.2 magnitude aftershock hit about 4 miles outside of Salt Lake City, according to Utah Emergency Management. 2020-05-13 15:40:54 UTC 1.8 magnitude, 9 km depth Magna, Utah, United States 1.8 magnitude earthquake 2020-05-13 15:40:54 UTC at 15:40 May 13, 2020 UTC MAGNA, Utah (ABC4 News) – According to the University of Utah Seismograph Stations, we had 212 aftershocks following Wednesdays 5.7 earthquake in Magna. The University of Utah Seismograph Stations (UUSS) has located 2,217 earthquakes that occurred in the Magna, Utah, area from March 18 through May 20, 11 am. The remaining 2,216 earthquakes are aftershocks. There have now been more than 662 aftershocks since last week’s earthquake near Magna, according to the Deseret News. Now Utah residents need to be prepared for aftershocks. …
“Well the first thing is to stay calm, and not to overreact, not to panic,” said Mike Weibel, the emergency response coordinator for the Bear River Health Department. Earthquake blog: Updates from Utah's 5.7 quake that rocked Salt Lake and the Wasatch Front By Jacob Klopfenstein, Xoel Cardenas and Lauren Bennett, KSL.com | Updated - Mar. As of 11:00 MDT March 26, a total of 591 aftershocks have been observed and located by the University of Utah seismic network.
SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) - A slightly strong aftershock rattled the Salt Lake Valley Thursday morning, nearly 24 hours after a 5. The largest of the aftershocks were two M 4.6 events that occurred at 08:02 and 13:12 MDT on March 18. A swarm of 10 smaller aftershocks followed the temblor. The earthquake left thousands without power, caused damage to homes and buildings, closed the Salt Lake City International Airport, and halted certain public services. Aftershocks. Another aftershock reportedly hit moments later. Power is out in some areas. 7 magnitude quake shook the Wasatch Front area. More than 50 aftershocks were recorded within two hours of the main tremor. A 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck Wednesday morning, near Salt Lake City, Utah, reported the U.S. Geological Survey. SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) — The University of Utah Seismographic Stations registered nine aftershocks early Thursday from the 5.7 magnitude earthquake which shook Utah early Wednesday, hitting near Magna. The largest of these earthquakes was the magnitude (M) 5.7 mainshock that occurred at 7:09 am on Wednesday, March 18.