A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (45 miles) on Monday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:03:19 / 1:03 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009q5v. Id of event: us70009q5v. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.0826 West, latitude 44.2834 North, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 20:03:19 / May 25, 2020 @ 8:03 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 72 km WSW of Challis, Idaho.
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