A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was detected at 06:14:57 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4359 West, latitude 42.56 North, depth = 8.85 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.85 km (5 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000ajeq. Event ids that are associated: us2000ajeq. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 13:14:57 / September 10, 2017 @ 1:14 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston. Event epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 17 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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