A minor earthquake magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 37 km SW of Lima, Montana (23 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: mb80122834. Unique identifier: mb80122834. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.9143333 West, latitude 44.3916667 North, depth = 8.96 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/01/16 / 2016-01-31 20:00:36 / January 31, 2016 @ 8:00 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:00:36 / 1:00 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.96 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 37 km SW of Lima, Montana. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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