A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: uu60247867. Event ids that are associated: uu60247867. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 16:45:42 / September 19, 2017 @ 4:45 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.85 km (2 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:45:42 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -111.4611667° West, 42.6086667° North, depth 2.85 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days fifty-one, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 12 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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