A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Id of earthquake: us2000agqn. Event ids that are associated: us2000agqn. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 09:10:54 / September 6, 2017 @ 9:10 am. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4783° West, 42.5987° North, depth 5 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:10:54 / 2:10 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 65 km (40 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days eighty-four and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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