A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Clancy in Montana. The temblor was reported at 00:46:59 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us20004x0x. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004x0x. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/02/16 / 2016-02-04 07:46:59 / February 4, 2016 @ 7:46 am. Exact location of event, longitude -112.0733 West, latitude 46.4947 North, depth = 2.01 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.01 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Butte-Silver Bow (Balance), Anaconda, Butte (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 65 km (40 miles) from Butte (c. 34 200 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Butte-Silver Bow (Balance) (c. 33 500 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Anaconda (c. 9 400 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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