A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4372° West, 42.557° North, depth 5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 12:32:55 / September 11, 2017 @ 12:32 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000ak03. Event ids that are associated: us2000ak03. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 05:32:55 / 5:32 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Event epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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