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Minor earthquake, 3.3 mag was detected near Manhattan in Montana

Earthquake location 45.8687S, -111.389WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Manhattan in Montana on Thursday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/08/19 / 2019-08-16 00:01:25 / August 16, 2019 @ 12:01 am. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:01:25 / 5:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -111.389° West, 45.8687° North, depth 5 km. Unique identifier: us600055qf. Ids that are associated to the event: us600055qf.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Livingston, Bozeman, Belgrade (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Bozeman (c. 37 300 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Belgrade (c. 7 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Livingston (c. 7 000 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km WNW of Manhattan, Montana. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.389° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 45.8687° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km WNW of Manhattan, Montana Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-08-16 00:01:25 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-08-16 00:26:18 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 17 The total number of felt reports
CDI 5.6 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 177 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.319 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.69 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 89 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us600055qf Id of event.
Event Code 600055qf An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us600055qf, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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