A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. Global time and date of event 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 12:43:47 / September 10, 2017 @ 12:43 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -111.4741° West, latitude 42.6149° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 05:43:47 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000aje1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aje1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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