A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Wright in Wyoming on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/07/17 / 2017-07-24 20:40:50 / July 24, 2017 @ 8:40 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:40:50 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -105.3847 West, latitude 43.6962 North, depth = 0 km. Unique identifier: us2000a0ig. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a0ig.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gillette. Event epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Gillette (c. 29 100 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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