A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Preston in Idaho. The temblor was reported at 21:27:49 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 13.69 km, -111.8164978° West, 42.3196678° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.69 km (9 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: uu60236012. Unique identifier: uu60236012. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 04:27:49 / September 6, 2017 @ 4:27 am.
Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Logan (c. 48 200 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Smithfield (c. 9 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from North Logan (c. 8 300 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Tremonton (c. 7 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hyrum (c. 7 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hyrum, Tremonton, Nibley.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days seventy-six, in the past 30 days seventy-six and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 25 km NNE of Preston, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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