A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 14 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (9 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.2 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.2 km, -111.0408325° West, 44.7806664° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60204447. Id of event: uu60204447. The temblor was reported at 15:48:07 / 3:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/17 / 2017-06-16 22:48:07 / June 16, 2017 @ 10:48 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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: 14 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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