A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 71 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (44 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: mb80425099, us70009lfb. Unique identifier: us70009lfb. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.44 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -115.183° West, 44.3417° North, depth 3.44 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:29:20 / 12:29 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 07:29:20 / May 20, 2020 @ 7:29 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 71 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho.
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