A minor earthquake magnitude 3.81 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Deer Lodge in Montana. Event id: mb80201999. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100088l5, mb80201999. The temblor was detected at 20:02:24 / 8:02 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.55 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -112.5486667 West, latitude 46.57 North, depth = 19.55 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/03/17 / 2017-03-13 03:02:24 / March 13, 2017 @ 3:02 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Butte-Silver Bow (Balance), Butte, Anaconda (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Butte (c. 34 200 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Butte-Silver Bow (Balance) (c. 33 500 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Anaconda (c. 9 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 25 km NNE of Deer Lodge, Montana. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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