A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 20 km NW of Lima, Montana (12 miles) on Thursday. Event id: mb80145459. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80145459. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.7623333 West, latitude 44.7746667 North, depth = 10.83 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.83 km (7 miles). The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:40:22 / 11:40 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/05/16 / 2016-05-12 17:40:22 / May 12, 2016 @ 5:40 pm.
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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 20 km NW of Lima, Montana.
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