A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) strikes 14 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (9 miles) on Thursday. The temblor was detected at 07:41:33 / 7:41 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 14:41:33 / August 10, 2017 @ 2:41 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -111.05° West, 44.7851667° North, depth 9 km. Unique identifier: uu60224307. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60224307. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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