A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. Unique identifier: us2000ajci. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ajci. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:40:47 / 4:40 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 11:40:47 / September 10, 2017 @ 11:40 am. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4602° West, 42.6379° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Every 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 eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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