A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -111.4901 West, latitude 42.6735 North, depth = 4.77 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:45:54 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:45 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aen6. Unique identifier: us2000aen6. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.77 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:45:54 / 5:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 72 km (44 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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