A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 60 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (37 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70009c52. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009c52. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -114.9317° West, 44.297° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 04:14:28 / May 8, 2020 @ 4:14 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:14:28 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 60 km WSW of Challis, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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