A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4548 West, latitude 42.6166 North, depth = 8.57 km. Unique identifier: us2000agit. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000agit. Global time and date of event 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 04:31:23 / September 6, 2017 @ 4:31 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.57 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 21:31:23 / 9:31 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston. Event epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven 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 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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