A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was picked up at 23:02:21 / 11:02 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000ajvf. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ajvf. Global time and date of event 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 06:02:21 / September 11, 2017 @ 6:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4688° West, 42.5774° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 63 km (39 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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