A minor earthquake magnitude 3.22 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho. Global time and date of event 30/11/17 / 2017-11-30 20:53:52 / November 30, 2017 @ 8:53 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -111.4421667° West, latitude 42.612° North, depth = 5.73 km. The 3.22-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:53:52 / 1:53 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.73 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: uu60260332. Unique identifier: uu60260332.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Preston (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-five 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 14 km ESE of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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