A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 16:42:22 / September 8, 2017 @ 4:42 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4486 West, latitude 42.6017 North, depth = 3.91 km. The temblor was reported at 09:42:22 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000ai66. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ai66. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.91 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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: 14 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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