A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event id: us2000agp9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000agp9. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4621° West, 42.597° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 08:23:54 / September 6, 2017 @ 8:23 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 01:23:54 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 65 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 13 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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