A minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was picked up at 17:13:00 / 5:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4536667 West, latitude 42.6958333 North, depth = 12.93 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:13:00 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:13 am. Unique identifier: uu60229197. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60229197. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.93 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 75 km (47 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-three, in the last 10 days ninety-three, in the past 30 days ninety-three and in the last 365 days ninety-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: 13 km ENE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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