A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. The temblor was detected at 11:36:47 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4202° West, 42.6088° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000af80. Unique identifier: us2000af80. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 18:36:47 / September 3, 2017 @ 6:36 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days thirty-four, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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