A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Monday. The temblor was detected at 16:14:45 / 4:14 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 23:14:45 / September 4, 2017 @ 11:14 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000afq6. Id of event: us2000afq6. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4451 West, latitude 42.5707 North, depth = 5 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (39 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 fourteen, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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