A minor earthquake magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Whitefish in Montana on Thursday. Unique identifier: mb80255399. Ids that are associated to the event: mb80255399. The temblor was detected at 13:00:21 / 1:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -114.5865 West, latitude 48.5185 North, depth = 11.24 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 20:00:21 / September 14, 2017 @ 8:00 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.24 km (7 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kalispell, Evergreen, Whitefish. Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (26 miles) from Kalispell (c. 19 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Evergreen (c. 7 600 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Whitefish (c. 6 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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