A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.28 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -111.4686° West, 42.6086° North, depth 5.28 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/09/17 / 2017-09-24 05:28:35 / September 24, 2017 @ 5:28 am. Event id: us2000attv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000attv. The temblor was picked up at 22:28:35 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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