A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 22:55:50 / September 4, 2017 @ 10:55 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000afpu. Unique identifier: us2000afpu. Exact location, longitude -111.359° West, latitude 42.6175° North, depth = 8.24 km. The temblor was detected at 15:55:50 / 3:55 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.24 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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 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: 20 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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