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Minor earthquake, 3.1 mag strikes near Soda Springs in Idaho



Earthquake location 42.6174S, -111.4835WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aqsh. Id of event: us2000aqsh. Global time and date of event 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 15:35:09 / September 19, 2017 @ 3:35 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.52 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 08:35:09 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -111.4835° West, 42.6174° North, depth 4.52 km.

Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifty, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.1 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.4835° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.6174° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.52 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-09-19 15:35:09 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-09-19 17:15:07 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 148 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.031 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.19 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 54 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000aqsh Id of event.
Event Code 2000aqsh An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000aqsh, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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