A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 1.89 km, -111.4606° West, 42.6271° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.89 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 21:27:42 / 9:27 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000agis. Event ids that are associated: uu60236012, us2000agis. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 04:27:42 / September 6, 2017 @ 4:27 am.
Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days seventy-nine, in the past 30 days seventy-nine and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 12 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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