A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event id: us2000ap6d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ap6d. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4302 West, latitude 42.5812 North, depth = 5.84 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/09/17 / 2017-09-16 17:14:37 / September 16, 2017 @ 5:14 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.84 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 10:14:37 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter).
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). Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixty-six, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 16 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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