A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Unique identifier: us2000afpq. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000afpq. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 22:51:27 / September 4, 2017 @ 10:51 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 15:51:27 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4132 West, latitude 42.5961 North, depth = 5 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days seventy-one, in the past 30 days seventy-one and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 16 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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