A minor earthquake magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 14 km NNE of West Yellowstone, Montana (9 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.81 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60225957. Id of event: uu60225957. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -111.0534973 West, latitude 44.7885017 North, depth = 10.81 km. Global time and date of event 15/08/17 / 2017-08-15 02:03:00 / August 15, 2017 @ 2:03 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:03:00 / 7:03 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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