A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) strikes 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Pablo in Montana on Tuesday. Unique identifier: mb80193889. Ids that are associated to the event: mb80193889. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/12/16 / 2016-12-20 15:44:37 / December 20, 2016 @ 3:44 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -113.6855° West, 47.7143333° North, depth 3.57 km. The temblor was detected at 08:44:37 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 3.57 km (2 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 71 km (44 miles) from Kalispell (c. 19 900 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Evergreen (c. 7 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Evergreen, Kalispell. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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