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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 20 Km WNW of Stanley, Idaho (USA) on Monday, 14 September 2020

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 20 Km WNW of Stanley, Idaho (USA) on Monday, 14 September 2020
14 Sep 14:56 UTC: First to report: USGS after 13 minutes.
14 Sep 18:28: Epicenter location corrected by 2.9 km (1.8 mi) towards NNW.
Date & time: Monday, 14 September 2020 14:43 UTC
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.2861°N / 115.1776°W (Idaho, United States)
Nearest volcano: Shoshone (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of Stanley (pop: 100)
66 km (41 mi) NE of Garden Valley (pop: 400)
66 km (41 mi) NE of Crouch (pop: 200)
111 km (69 mi) NE of Boise (pop: 146,000)
123 km (76 mi) NE of Meridian (pop: 90,700)
139 km (86 mi) NE of Nampa (pop: 89,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 14 Sep 14:43 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km20 Km WNW of Stanley, Idaho (USA)USGS
Mon, 14 Sep 14:43 UTCM 2.6 / 10 kmSouthern Idaho (USA)EMSC

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200.5 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : I was laying in bed, on the 2nd floor of our two story home, not quite awake when I could definitely feel that light vibration and it felt like a little bit of swaying back and forth. I have been in several earthquakes (use to live in California) so I recognized the feeling pretty quickly. I know the time was just past 8:40 am because I looked at my clock. I’m not sure how long it lasted, it was brief though.

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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 20 Km WNW of Stanley, Idaho (USA) on Monday, 14 September 2020

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