A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000afp3. Unique identifier: us2000afp3. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4258° West, 42.5672° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 22:15:47 / September 4, 2017 @ 10:15 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 15:15:47 / 3:15 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (40 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days fourty-nine, in the past 30 days fourty-nine and in the last 365 days fifty-three 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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