A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ajt2. Id of event: us2000ajt2. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.81 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 02:34:40 / September 11, 2017 @ 2:34 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 9.81 km, -111.466° West, 42.6274° North. The temblor was detected at 19:34:40 / 7:34 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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