A minor earthquake magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 15 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (9 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.01 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 09:46:37 / 9:46 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 12/06/17 / 2017-06-12 16:46:37 / June 12, 2017 @ 4:46 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: uu60201622. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60201622. Exact location, longitude -111.0198364° West, latitude 44.7868347° North, depth = 10.01 km.
Every 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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