A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (42 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 22:13:40 / May 8, 2020 @ 10:13 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.59 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.91-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:13:40 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: mb80419639. Unique identifier: mb80419639. Exact location of event, depth 14.59 km, -115.2165° West, 44.3568333° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days seventy-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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