A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 40 km NNW of Stanley, Idaho (25 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:58:45 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 12:58:45 / October 1, 2020 @ 12:58 pm. Event id: us6000c3wh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80466464, us6000c3wh. Exact location, longitude -115.202° West, latitude 44.5257° North, depth = 8.62 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.62 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 three, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 40 km NNW of Stanley, Idaho.
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