A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/09/17 / 2017-09-12 18:23:05 / September 12, 2017 @ 6:23 pm. The temblor was detected at 11:23:05 / 11:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.78 km (5 miles). Exact location of event, depth 8.78 km, -111.4572° West, 42.5165° North. Event id: us2000akxq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000akxq.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 58 km (36 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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