A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km E of Cascade, Idaho (42 miles) on Friday. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:59:52 / 3:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009hfq. Id of event: us70009hfq. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 22:59:52 / May 15, 2020 @ 10:59 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.2012 West, latitude 44.4283 North, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days sixty and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 67 km E of Cascade, Idaho.
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