A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Monday. The temblor was reported at 15:39:58 / 3:39 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000akfr. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000akfr. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.2 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 2.2 km, -111.466° West, 42.6079° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/17 / 2017-09-11 22:39:58 / September 11, 2017 @ 10:39 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston. Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, 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 was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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