A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Lincoln in Montana on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, -112.5496667° West, 46.8766667° North, depth 15.74 km. Id of earthquake: mb80228809. Event ids that are associated: mb80228809. The temblor was detected at 20:59:36 / 8:59 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.74 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/17 / 2017-07-10 03:59:36 / July 10, 2017 @ 3:59 am.
Epicenter of the event was 50 km (31 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Helena Valley Southeast, Helena, Helena Valley West Central (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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