A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. Unique identifier: us2000aent. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aent. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 01:51:00 / September 3, 2017 @ 1:51 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:51:00 / 6:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4955° West, 42.6074° North.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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