A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was reported at 07:16:53 / 7:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4261 West, latitude 42.5344 North, depth = 6.18 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 14:16:53 / September 11, 2017 @ 2:16 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.18 km (4 miles). Event id: us2000ak30. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ak30.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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