A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 61 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (38 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70009fr6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009fr6. Exact location of event, longitude -114.9631 West, latitude 44.321 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/20 / 2020-05-14 01:28:47 / May 14, 2020 @ 1:28 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:28:47 / 6:28 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days seventy-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 61 km WSW of Challis, Idaho.
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