3.2 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Idaho

Earthquake location 42.6636667S, -111.4875W

A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.25 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Soda Springs in Idaho on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.4875 West, latitude 42.6636667 North, depth = 4.56 km. The 3.25-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:45:54 / 2:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/19 / 2019-04-04 09:45:54 / April 4, 2019 @ 9:45 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.56 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: uu60319427. Event ids that are associated: uu60319427.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pocatello, Preston. Epicenter of the earthquake was 82 km (51 miles) from Pocatello (c. 54 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Preston (c. 5 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2019/04/04/minor-earthquake-3-25-mag-has-occurred-near-soda-springs-in-idaho/

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