A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -111.3473° West, latitude 42.6798° North, depth = 4.32 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.32 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000aeks. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aeks. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:07:15 / 5:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:07:15 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:07 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (49 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 21 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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