A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 14 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (9 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/06/17 / 2017-06-16 01:46:27 / June 16, 2017 @ 1:46 am. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:46:27 / 6:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.0373306 West, latitude 44.7830009 North, depth = 10.93 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.93 km (7 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: uu60203327. Unique identifier: uu60203327.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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