A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 69 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (43 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.4 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -115.2021667° West, latitude 44.3586667° North, depth = 14.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: mb80422854. Unique identifier: mb80422854. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 14:15:07 / May 16, 2020 @ 2:15 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:15:07 / 7:15 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days fifty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-three 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 69 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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