5.7-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Utah, Felt in Wyoming

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An earthquake registering 5.7 on the Richter Scale shook the Salt Lake City area early Wednesday morning.

Utah Emergency Management reported it was the largest earthquake experienced in the Utah area since 1992.

The Salt Lake City Tribune reported there have been 13 aftershocks since the initial quake.

People in western Wyoming from Evanston to Jackson to Rock Springs tweeted they felt it.