A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 34 km NW of Stanley, Idaho (21 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.87 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: mb80448919. Event ids that are associated: mb80448919. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/07/20 / 2020-07-11 00:33:27 / July 11, 2020 @ 12:33 am. The 2.98-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:33:27 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -115.1843333° West, 44.4675° North, depth 5.87 km.
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 seven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 34 km NW of Stanley, Idaho.
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