A minor earthquake magnitude 3.26 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location of event, longitude -111.4771667 West, latitude 42.6333333 North, depth = 3.48 km. Event id: uu60229217. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60229217. The temblor was picked up at 17:21:50 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.48 km (2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:21:50 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:21 am.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and five, in the last 10 days one hundred and five, in the past 30 days one hundred and five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 10 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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