A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 71 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (44 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -115.0602 West, latitude 44.2604 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/05/20 / 2020-05-02 09:08:18 / May 2, 2020 @ 9:08 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us700098ll. Event ids that are associated: us700098ll. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:08:18 / 2:08 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 71 km WSW of Challis, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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