A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 52 km W of West Yellowstone, Montana (32 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 22:57:04 / August 10, 2017 @ 10:57 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000a74x. Event ids that are associated: mb80243599, us2000a74x. The temblor was detected at 15:57:04 / 3:57 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.96 km (4 miles). Exact location, longitude -111.7701° West, latitude 44.6987° North, depth = 5.96 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km W of West Yellowstone, Montana. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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