A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Seeley Lake in Montana on Sunday. Global time and date of event 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 11:53:13 / March 24, 2019 @ 11:53 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us1000jkyq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jkyq. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:53:13 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -113.1694 West, latitude 47.1093 North, depth = 10 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Missoula (c. 66 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Orchard Homes (c. 5 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Orchard Homes, Missoula (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 25 km ESE of Seeley Lake, Montana.
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