A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. The temblor was picked up at 17:50:56 / 5:50 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000al10. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60229287, us2000al10. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 00:50:56 / September 3, 2017 @ 12:50 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -111.4398° West, 42.639° North.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Preston (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 70 km (44 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 13 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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