A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Lincoln in Montana. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.5405 West, latitude 46.9212 North, depth = 6.25 km. The temblor was reported at 22:54:29 / 10:54 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100097kx. Event ids that are associated: us100097kx. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.25 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/07/17 / 2017-07-07 05:54:29 / July 7, 2017 @ 5:54 am.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Helena Valley Southeast, Helena, Helena Valley West Central (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km ESE of Lincoln, Montana. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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