A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was reported at 12:20:21 / 12:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -111.4846 West, latitude 42.5785 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 19:20:21 / September 3, 2017 @ 7:20 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us2000af8c. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000af8c.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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