A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 19:26:41 / 7:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aghe. Id of event: us2000aghe. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 02:26:41 / September 6, 2017 @ 2:26 am. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4019° West, 42.5733° North.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days seventy-five, in the past 30 days seventy-five and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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