A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Whitehall in Montana on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.75 km (5 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000gccd. Unique identifier: us2000gccd. Exact location of earthquake, -112.1151° West, 45.7201° North, depth 7.75 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/07/18 / 2018-07-24 04:56:10 / July 24, 2018 @ 4:56 am. The temblor was picked up at 21:56:10 / 9:56 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 84 km (52 miles) from Bozeman (c. 37 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Butte (c. 34 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Butte-Silver Bow (Balance) (c. 33 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Anaconda (c. 9 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Belgrade (c. 7 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bozeman, Anaconda, Belgrade (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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