A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Sunday. The temblor was picked up at 17:12:32 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 00:12:32 / September 11, 2017 @ 12:12 am. Id of earthquake: us2000ajs1. Event ids that are associated: us2000ajs1. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -111.4044 West, latitude 42.5163 North, depth = 5 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 61 km (38 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, 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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 22 km SE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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