A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 64 kilometers (40 miles) from Thermopolis in Wyoming on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event id: us2000bi6d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bi6d. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/11/17 / 2017-11-03 23:11:11 / November 3, 2017 @ 11:11 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:11:11 / 4:11 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -107.4309 West, latitude 43.526 North, depth = 5 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 69 km (43 miles) from Worland (c. 5 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Worland. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light 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 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km ESE of Thermopolis, Wyoming. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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