A minor earthquake magnitude 3.35 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Lincoln in Montana on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -112.419° West, 46.915° North, depth 8.12 km. Global time and date of event 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 20:50:54 / November 22, 2017 @ 8:50 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.35-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:50:54 / 1:50 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: mb80270834. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80270834. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.12 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Helena Valley Southeast, Helena, Helena Valley West Central (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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