A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (8 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/07/17 / 2017-07-16 16:30:37 / July 16, 2017 @ 4:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -111.0098343 West, latitude 44.7678337 North, depth = 7.96 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:30:37 / 9:30 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.96 km (5 miles). Id of earthquake: uu60216517. Event ids that are associated: uu60216517.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 13 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana.
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