A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.3478 West, latitude 42.5637 North, depth = 5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 04:36:29 / September 6, 2017 @ 4:36 am. Event id: us2000agiu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000agiu. The temblor was detected at 21:36:29 / 9:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days seventy-seven and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 23 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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