A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:25:01 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:25 am. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4931° West, 42.6868° North, depth 5 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:25:01 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000ael1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ael1.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chubbuck, Pocatello, Preston. Event epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Chubbuck (c. 13 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 9 km ENE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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