A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 55 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (34 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -114.8871 West, latitude 44.3288 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 13:57:36 / 1:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70009dhe. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009dhe. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 20:57:36 / May 9, 2020 @ 8:57 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days thirty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and two and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km WSW of Challis, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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