A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 70 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (43 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -115.1799° West, 44.373° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009f3c. Id of event: us70009f3c. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/05/20 / 2020-05-13 00:34:09 / May 13, 2020 @ 12:34 am. The temblor was picked up at 17:34:09 / 5:34 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days seventy and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 70 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho.
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