A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 8.12 km, -111.4153° West, 42.5716° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000anyv. Id of event: us2000anyv. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/09/17 / 2017-09-16 05:20:56 / September 16, 2017 @ 5:20 am. The temblor was detected at 22:20:56 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.12 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 65 km (40 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, 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 has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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