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Minor earthquake 3.6 mag, 70 km E of Cascade, Idaho

Earthquake location 44.443S, -115.1555WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 70 km E of Cascade, Idaho (43 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.1555 West, latitude 44.443 North, depth = 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008mbx. Id of event: us70008mbx. Global time and date of event 03/04/20 / 2020-04-03 05:34:35 / April 3, 2020 @ 5:34 am UTC/GMT. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:34:35 / 10:34 pm (local time epicenter).

In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days seventy-nine, in the past 30 days seventy-nine and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.

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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. 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: 70 km E of Cascade, Idaho.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -115.1555° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 44.443° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 70km E of Cascade, Idaho Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-04-03 05:34:35 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-04-03 05:47:32 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.528 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 200 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.881 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.8 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 29 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 us70008mbx Id of event.
Event Code 70008mbx An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us70008mbx, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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