A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Lincoln in Montana on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80343669, us70003kv3. Id of event: us70003kv3. Exact location of event, longitude -112.7051 West, latitude 46.8796 North, depth = 12.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/05/19 / 2019-05-14 07:46:20 / May 14, 2019 @ 7:46 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.6 km (8 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:46:20 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Helena Valley Southeast, Helena, Helena Valley West Central. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Helena (c. 28 200 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Helena Valley Southeast (c. 8 200 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Helena Valley West Central (c. 7 900 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km SSW of Lincoln, Montana. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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