A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 71 km ESE of Cascade, Idaho (44 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 09:42:00 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 16:42:00 / May 22, 2020 @ 4:42 pm. Event id: us70009nk9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009nk9. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -115.1691° West, 44.3559° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days fifty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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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