A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Id of earthquake: us2000ag21. Event ids that are associated: us2000ag21. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -111.5235 West, latitude 42.6105 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was reported at 20:12:37 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/09/17 / 2017-09-05 03:12:37 / September 5, 2017 @ 3:12 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chubbuck, Pocatello, Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Chubbuck (c. 13 900 pop), 64 km (40 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-four, in the last 10 days sixty-three, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 8 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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