A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 71 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (44 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 13/05/20 / 2020-05-13 18:36:26 / May 13, 2020 @ 6:36 pm UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:36:26 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70009fhq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009fhq. Exact location of event, longitude -115.162 West, latitude 44.3667 North, depth = 10 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days seventy and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 71 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho.
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