Light earthquake, 4.2 mag strikes near Stanley in Idaho


A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Stanley in Idaho on Saturday. Global time and date of event 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 00:35:57 / June 27, 2020 @ 12:35 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 7.2 km, -115.092° West, 44.1288333° North. The temblor was picked up at 00:35:57 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80443234. Id of event: mb80443234.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hailey (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Hailey (c. 8 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km SW of Stanley, Idaho. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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