A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 72 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (45 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009n83. Id of event: us70009n83. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 09:41:41 / May 22, 2020 @ 9:41 am. The temblor was detected at 02:41:41 / 2:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.0925 West, latitude 44.2845 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 72 km WSW of Challis, Idaho. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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