A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 21 km WNW of Challis, Idaho (13 miles) on Friday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:15:30 / 12:15 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/02/16 / 2016-02-26 07:15:30 / February 26, 2016 @ 7:15 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004suv. Id of event: us10004suv. Exact location, longitude -114.499° West, latitude 44.5428° North, depth = 3.85 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.85 km (2 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 21 km WNW of Challis, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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