Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 27 Km NW of Stanley, Idaho, USA, on Saturday, 17 October 2020 at 02:59 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 15 km depth
17 Oct 14:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Depth: 14.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.35917°N / 115.21583°W (Idaho, United States)
Nearest volcano: Shoshone (148 km / 92 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) NW of Stanley (pop: 68)
115 km (71 mi) NE of Boise (pop: 146,000)
116 km (72 mi) ENE of Emmett (Gem County) (pop: 6,600)
118 km (73 mi) NW of Hailey (Blaine County) (pop: 8,130)
126 km (78 mi) NE of Meridian (pop: 90,700)
136 km (85 mi) NE of Kuna (Ada County) (pop: 17,200)
141 km (88 mi) NE of Caldwell (pop: 51,700)
141 km (88 mi) NE of Nampa (pop: 89,800)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||15 km||27 Km NW of Stanley, Idaho, USA||USGS|
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