A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.5163 West, latitude 42.6881 North, depth = 5 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:44:52 / 11:44 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000aew2. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000aew2. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 06:44:52 / September 3, 2017 @ 6:44 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 79 km (49 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Chubbuck (c. 13 900 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Blackfoot (c. 11 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Blackfoot, Chubbuck, Pocatello (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-four, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 8 km ENE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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