A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 10 km WNW of Afton, Wyoming (6 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:30:49 / 6:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.0562 West, latitude 42.7599 North, depth = 1.89 km. Global time and date of event 16/02/17 / 2017-02-16 01:30:49 / February 16, 2017 @ 1:30 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.89 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: us20008k48. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008k48.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 10 km WNW of Afton, Wyoming.
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