A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Saturday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/09/17 / 2017-09-09 08:30:22 / September 9, 2017 @ 8:30 am. Exact location of earthquake, -111.459° West, 42.6112° North, depth 6.77 km. The temblor was picked up at 01:30:22 / 1:30 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: uu60239847, us2000ampk. Unique identifier: us2000ampk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.77 km (4 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 67 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 12 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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