A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Thermopolis in Wyoming. The temblor was reported at 02:27:13 / 2:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -108.31° West, latitude 43.6323333° North, depth = 4.61 km. Global time and date of event 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 02:27:13 / October 20, 2020 @ 2:27 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.61 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: mb80471134. Unique identifier: mb80471134.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Riverton, Worland (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 68 km (42 miles) from Riverton (c. 10 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Worland (c. 5 500 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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