A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aen9. Id of event: us2000aen9. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.3888° West, 42.6483° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 01:16:46 / September 3, 2017 @ 1:16 am. The temblor was reported at 18:16:46 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Epicenter of the earthquake was 73 km (46 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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