A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Whitehall in Montana. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.43 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -112.126 West, latitude 45.7211667 North, depth = 7.43 km. The temblor was reported at 23:18:57 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/07/18 / 2018-07-24 06:18:57 / July 24, 2018 @ 6:18 am. All ids that are associated to the event: mb80303189. Unique identifier: mb80303189.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Anaconda, Belgrade, Butte-Silver Bow (Balance) (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Butte (c. 34 200 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Butte-Silver Bow (Balance) (c. 33 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Anaconda (c. 9 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Belgrade (c. 7 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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