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Minor earthquake: M3.07 quake has struck near West Yellowstone in Montana

Earthquake location 44.7745018S, -111.033165WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.07 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 13 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -111.033165° West, 44.7745018° North, depth 10.69 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.69 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60203192. Id of event: uu60203192. The 3.07-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:02:52 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/17 / 2017-06-16 01:02:52 / June 16, 2017 @ 1:02 am.

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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. 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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 13 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.07 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.033165° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 44.7745018° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.69 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-06-16 01:02:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-06-16 01:06:56 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 146 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network uu The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,uu, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 12 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05654 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.23 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 93 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID uu60203192 Id of event.
Event Code 60203192 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,uu60203192, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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