A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was picked up at 01:23:50 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -111.4252° West, 42.5768° North, depth 5.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 08:23:50 / September 9, 2017 @ 8:23 am. Unique identifier: us2000akd5. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60013019, us2000akd5.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Epicenter of the earthquake was 65 km (40 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 17 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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