A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 72 km NE of Idaho City, Idaho (45 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 13:24:48 / May 8, 2020 @ 1:24 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.1056 West, latitude 44.207 North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70009cct. Unique identifier: us70009cct. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:24:48 / 6:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 72 km NE of Idaho City, Idaho.
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