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Minor Quake Shakes SL Valley

Minor Quake Shakes SL Valley



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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at 3:45 a-m today in northern Utah.

The director of the University of Utah Seismograph Stations Walter Arabasz says the epicenter of the small quake was four miles north-northeast of Alta and 16 miles east-southeast of Salt Lake City.

Minor Quake Shakes SL Valley

The shock was reported felt in Park City, Sandy, Draper and Salt Lake City.

The university asks that anyone who felt the quake fill out a form at the Web site: www.quake.utah.edu

(Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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