A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Lincoln in Montana. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -112.6282° West, 46.823° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/02/19 / 2019-02-03 17:19:00 / February 3, 2019 @ 5:19 pm. Id of earthquake: us2000jctf. Event ids that are associated: mb80334739, us2000jctf. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:19:00 / 10:19 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Anaconda, Helena Valley Southeast, Helena (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Anaconda (c. 9 400 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 15 km SSE of Lincoln, Montana.
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