A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) was reported 15 km N of West Yellowstone, Montana (9 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: uu60227292. Id of event: uu60227292. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.2 km (6 miles). The 3.18-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:00:48 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -111.0930023 West, latitude 44.8036652 North, depth = 10.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/08/17 / 2017-08-21 03:00:48 / August 21, 2017 @ 3:00 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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