A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 74 km WSW of Challis, Idaho (46 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009qad. Id of event: us70009qad. The temblor was picked up at 17:47:47 / 5:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 00:47:47 / May 26, 2020 @ 12:47 am. Exact location of event, longitude -115.1136 West, latitude 44.2763 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 74 km WSW of Challis, Idaho.
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