A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:05:29 / 5:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us2000aekq. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aekq. Global time and date of event 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:05:29 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:05 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -111.4648 West, latitude 42.6358 North, depth = 10 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 11 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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