A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event id: us2000af2t. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000af2t. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location, longitude -111.5023° West, latitude 42.6197° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:12:53 / 7:12 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 14:12:53 / September 3, 2017 @ 2:12 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pocatello, Preston (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days twenty-nine and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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