A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:04:37 / 11:04 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000aeun. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aeun. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4574° West, 42.6614° North, depth 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 06:04:37 / September 3, 2017 @ 6:04 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pocatello, Preston (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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