A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 37 km WNW of West Yellowstone, Montana (23 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600086x0. Id of event: us600086x0. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:06:32 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -111.5349 West, latitude 44.794 North, depth = 6.35 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/02/20 / 2020-02-29 13:06:32 / February 29, 2020 @ 1:06 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.35 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 37 km WNW of West Yellowstone, Montana.
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