A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 13 km W of Stanley, Idaho (8 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 20:10:26 / August 19, 2020 @ 8:10 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.97 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 14.97 km, -115.1105° West, 44.2067° North. Unique identifier: us6000bhcv. Ids that are associated to the event: mb80458059, us6000bhcv. The temblor was reported at 20:10:26 / 8:10 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km W of Stanley, Idaho.
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