A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 75 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (47 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/05/20 / 2020-05-05 07:22:17 / May 5, 2020 @ 7:22 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -115.1386667° West, 44.3028333° North, depth 8.91 km. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:22:17 / 12:22 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: mb80417349. Ids that are associated to the event: mb80417349. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.91 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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