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3.3-magnitude quake reported Sunday in southwestern Utah

By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 5, 2017 at 10:28 p.m.



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CEDAR CITY — The University of Utah Seismograph Stations has reported a minor earthquake in the southwestern part of the state.

Seismograph Stations officials say a magnitude 3.3 quake occurred shortly after noon Sunday.

They say the epicenter was located in the Cedar Valley, six miles west-southwest of Enoch and about seven miles north-northwest of Cedar City.

The earthquake was reportedly felt in the vicinity of Cedar City.

There's no report of any damage or injuries.

Seismograph Stations officials say that since 1962, 34 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater have occurred within 16 miles of the epicenter of Sunday's event.

The Associated Press

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