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Minor earthquake, 2.82 mag has occurred near Manhattan in Montana

Earthquake location 45.8588333S, -111.3653333WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Manhattan in Montana on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.43 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: mb80361694. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: mb80361694. The temblor was detected at 12:54:31 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -111.3653333 West, latitude 45.8588333 North, depth = 3.43 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/09/19 / 2019-09-19 19:54:31 / September 19, 2019 @ 7:54 pm.

Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Livingston, Bozeman, Belgrade (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 32 km (20 miles) from Bozeman (c. 37 300 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Belgrade (c. 7 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Livingston (c. 7 000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 2 km W of Manhattan, Montana. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -111.3653333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 45.8588333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.43 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km W 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 2019-09-19 19:54:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-09-19 20:35:27 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -420 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 122 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network mb The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,mb, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 25 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.051 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.15 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 81 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 mb80361694 Id of event.
Event Code 80361694 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,mb80361694, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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