A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was reported 69 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (43 miles) on Thursday. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:01:04 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/05/20 / 2020-05-14 12:01:04 / May 14, 2020 @ 12:01 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.202 West, latitude 44.3571667 North, depth = 16.49 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.49 km (10 miles). Event id: mb80422099. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80422099.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days sixty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 69 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho.
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