A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Lincoln in Montana on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 10.9 km, -112.5105° West, 46.9048333° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles). Unique identifier: mb80268949. Ids that are associated to the event: mb80268949. Global time and date of event 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 04:39:27 / November 10, 2017 @ 4:39 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 21:39:27 / 9:39 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Helena Valley Southeast, Helena, Helena Valley West Central (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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: 14 km ESE of Lincoln, Montana. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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