A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Ashland in Montana. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 18:47:58 / December 1, 2020 @ 6:47 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: mb80478344, us7000clrh. Unique identifier: us7000clrh. Exact location of event, depth 8.6 km, -106.109° West, 45.8051° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:47:58 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.6 km (5 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Miles City (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (44 miles) from Miles City (c. 8 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 26 km NNE of Ashland, Montana.
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