A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported Yellowstone National Park, Montana (0 miles) on Saturday. Event id: uu60221967. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60221967. The temblor was detected at 11:17:11 / 11:17 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 05/08/17 / 2017-08-05 11:17:11 / August 5, 2017 @ 11:17 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -111.0811691° West, 44.7944984° North, depth 10.23 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.23 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel anything?
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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Yellowstone National Park, Montana.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.