A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -111.4938° West, 42.6503° North, depth 5 km. Unique identifier: us2000ahe5. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ahe5. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:25:54 / 12:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/17 / 2017-09-07 07:25:54 / September 7, 2017 @ 7:25 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days ninety-six, in the past 30 days ninety-six and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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