A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000agc9. Id of event: us2000agc9. Global time and date of event 05/09/17 / 2017-09-05 21:23:19 / September 5, 2017 @ 9:23 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4299° West, 42.5959° North. The temblor was reported at 14:23:19 / 2:23 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 88 km (55 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Chubbuck (c. 13 900 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Smithfield (c. 9 500 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chubbuck, Smithfield, Pocatello (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days sixty-seven, in the past 30 days sixty-seven and in the last 365 days seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 15 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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