A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Global time and date of event 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:44:39 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:44 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:44:39 / 5:44 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4491° West, 42.6405° North, depth 5 km. Id of earthquake: us2000aelu. Event ids that are associated: us2000aelu.
Event epicenter was 70 km (43 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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