A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Exact location of event, longitude -111.4268 West, latitude 42.583 North, depth = 9.45 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 23:26:52 / September 19, 2017 @ 11:26 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 16:26:52 / 4:26 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.45 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000arcp. Event ids that are associated: us2000arcp.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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