A minor earthquake magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Malad City in Idaho. Exact location of event, longitude -112.0701675 West, latitude 42.1593323 North, depth = 6.93 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/01/18 / 2018-01-11 10:47:40 / January 11, 2018 @ 10:47 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60264832. Id of event: uu60264832. The temblor was picked up at 03:47:40 / 3:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.93 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Brigham City, Hyrum, Nibley. Epicenter of the event was 51 km (32 miles) from Logan (c. 48 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Brigham City (c. 17 900 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Smithfield (c. 9 500 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from North Logan (c. 8 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Tremonton (c. 7 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 15 km ESE of Malad City, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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