A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. Event id: us2000ah5p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60229187, us2000ah5p. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:10:35 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:10 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.89 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -111.4223° West, 42.6468° North, depth 4.89 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:10:35 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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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