A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Stanley in Idaho on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 16:22:41 / 4:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80481849, us6000d4kd. Id of event: us6000d4kd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.27 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/12/20 / 2020-12-31 16:22:41 / December 31, 2020 @ 4:22 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -114.9696 West, latitude 44.0753 North, depth = 16.27 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hailey (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Hailey (c. 8 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days four hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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 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: 15 km S of Stanley, Idaho.
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