A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 45 km NE of Old Faithful Geyser, Wyoming (28 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: us70005uqj. Ids that are associated to the event: uu60345572, us70005uqj. Exact location, longitude -110.4902° West, latitude 44.7938° North, depth = 8.29 km. The temblor was reported at 10:08:30 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/10/19 / 2019-10-16 17:08:30 / October 16, 2019 @ 5:08 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.29 km (5 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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: 45 km NE of Old Faithful Geyser, Wyoming.
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