A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location, longitude -111.4176° West, latitude 42.5914° North, depth = 6.34 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.34 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:16:37 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:16 am. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:16:37 / 5:16 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000ag6i. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60012979, us2000ag6i.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fifty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 16 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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