A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4198333° West, 42.5751667° North, depth 7.21 km. Event id: uu60238427. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60238427. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.21 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 07/09/17 / 2017-09-07 12:19:07 / September 7, 2017 @ 12:19 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:19:07 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 fifty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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