A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 20 km WNW of Stanley, Idaho (12 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.1606 West, latitude 44.3173 North, depth = 3.93 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 20:59:19 / October 21, 2020 @ 8:59 pm. Unique identifier: us6000cb07. Ids that are associated to the event: mb80471389, us6000cb07. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.93 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:59:19 / 8:59 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.2 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km WNW of Stanley, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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