Earthquakes today

Current and latest world earthquakes breaking news, activity and articles today

Minor World Earthquakes Magnitude -3.9

Minor earthquake, 3.68 mag has occurred near Soda Springs in Idaho

Earthquake location 42.6291667S, -111.4675WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.68 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Event id: uu60233207. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60233207. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4675 West, latitude 42.6291667 North, depth = 2.63 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 19:04:58 / September 4, 2017 @ 7:04 pm. The 3.68-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:04:58 / 12:04 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.63 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pocatello, Preston.

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

How would you describe the shaking?

How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

Copyright © 2017 All rights reserved.

More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.68 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.4675° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 42.6291667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.63 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km 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 2017-09-04 19:04:58 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-09-29 22:41:01 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 4.15 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 208 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uu The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,uu, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 18 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.303 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.28 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 75 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 uu60233207 Id of event.
Event Code 60233207 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60233207, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply