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Minor earthquake: M3.7 quake has struck near Soda Springs in Idaho



Earthquake location 42.6065S, -111.418WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 06:56:29 / 6:56 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 13.35 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 13:56:29 / September 3, 2017 @ 1:56 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000af2c. Unique identifier: us2000af2c. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.418 West, latitude 42.6065 North, depth = 13.35 km.

Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-eight, in the last 10 days eighty-eight, in the past 30 days eighty-eight and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 16 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.418° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.6065° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 13.35 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 16km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-09-03 13:56:29 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-09-06 14:56:53 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.09 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 211 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.282 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.43 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 142 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000af2c Id of event.
Event Code 2000af2c An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000af2c, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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