A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/11/18 / 2018-11-15 09:33:12 / November 15, 2018 @ 9:33 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.01 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4616 West, latitude 42.6552 North, depth = 11.01 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:33:12 / 2:33 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000hs2y. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000hs2y.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pocatello, Preston. Epicenter of the earthquake was 84 km (52 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 11 km E of Soda Springs, Idaho.
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