A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us2000ajen. Event ids that are associated: us2000ajen. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:09:50 / 6:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 8.74 km, -111.408° West, 42.5471° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.74 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 13:09:50 / September 10, 2017 @ 1:09 pm.
Epicenter of the event was 63 km (39 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 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 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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