A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 15:47:53 / September 3, 2017 @ 3:47 pm. Exact location, longitude -111.5045° West, latitude 42.5577° North, depth = 5.01 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000af4q. Unique identifier: us2000af4q. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.01 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 08:47:53 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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