A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 73 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (45 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 16:35:46 / 4:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009mwf. Id of event: us70009mwf. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 23:35:46 / May 21, 2020 @ 11:35 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -115.0819° West, 44.2533° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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