A minor earthquake magnitude 3.19 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Thermopolis in Wyoming. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/10/17 / 2017-10-31 18:24:07 / October 31, 2017 @ 6:24 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80267569. Id of event: mb80267569. The temblor was reported at 11:24:07 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -107.4111667 West, latitude 43.509 North, depth = 5 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Worland (c. 5 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Worland (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four 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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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 66 km ESE of Thermopolis, Wyoming. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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