Earthquake in Idaho Measured at 6.5, With Several Aftershocks

An earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale struck northeast of Boise, Idaho Tuesday at 5:52 p.m. local time. The quake was felt in neighboring states. The quake was followed by aftershocks of 3.6, 4.6 and 3.4. No damage has been reported so far.

Context by seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones:

A technical explanation:

New York Times reporter Mike Baker reported no damage has been reported so far.

Videos show that shaking took minor place around the region:






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