A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.57 km (2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 23:13:33 / September 4, 2017 @ 11:13 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000afq4. Id of event: us2000afq4. Exact location of event, longitude -111.5028 West, latitude 42.6205 North, depth = 3.57 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:13:33 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-six, in the last 10 days seventy-three, in the past 30 days seventy-three and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 9 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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