A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 08:24:17 / September 3, 2017 @ 8:24 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -111.526° West, latitude 42.667° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 01:24:17 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000aexw. Event ids that are associated: us2000aexw.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pocatello, Preston (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 78 km (49 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 6 km ENE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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