A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.63 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:04:58 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -111.4182° West, 42.6283° North, depth 6.63 km. Id of earthquake: us2000aflu. Event ids that are associated: us2000aflu. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 19:04:58 / September 4, 2017 @ 7:04 pm.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days fourty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 15 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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