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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 10km NE of Lima, Montana (USA) on Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 10km NE of Lima, Montana (USA) on Tuesday, 9 April 2019
Apr 9 18:46: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.3 to 10.1 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.1 to 11.3 km.
Date & time: Tue, 9 Apr 18:08:46 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-09 11:08:46 -07:00
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 11.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.6928°N / 112.4931°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Hell's Half Acre (134 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 9 Apr 2019
Tue, 9 Apr 18:08 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmWestern Montana (USA)[Map]EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Nampa, Id / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was sitting on my sofa working and could feel a VERY light tremor that lasted about 30 seconds.
Flat Rock / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Hamilton, MT (215.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): One light wobble while sitting in my office chair
(81.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): It felt like a strong gust of wind rocked my RV for about 4 seconds. The second shaking a couple of minutes later lasted a couple of seconds and not quite as strong.
Hamilton, MT (202.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Our office building creaked and the door rattled.
(118 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard a rumble and then it was shaking. It got smaller, but kept shaking for a few more seconds. (via app)
(58.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): My computers, desk, and chair were all shaking. Also heard a low rumble
Moore, Idaho (127.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was laying awake in my bed and I felt a light shaking, up and down not so much side to side. I got up to check the time, on our stove it said 12:08 the stove is 2 minutes slow from the time on the phone. My wife who was sitting on the couch said "Did you get up because you felt something?" I said "ya I think it was an earth quake."
(334.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 9 Apr 18:11 UTCM 3.2 / 10 km - [info]12km NE of Lima, Montana (USA)[Map]USGS
Wed, 10 Apr 2019
Wed, 10 Apr 01:41 UTCM 2.6 / 10.5 km - [info]10km NE of Lima, Montana (USA)[Map]USGS
Wed, 10 Apr 06:22 UTCM 3.4 / 10.7 km - [info]10km NE of Lima, Montana (USA)[Map]USGS
Wed, 10 Apr 17:36 UTCM 2.6 / 10.3 km - [info]10km NE of Lima, Montana (USA)[Map]USGS
Fri, 12 Apr 2019
Fri, 12 Apr 10:43 UTCM 3.4 / 5 km - [info]21km NW of Challis, Idaho (USA)[Map]USGS
Fri, 12 Apr 11:40 UTCM 3.2 / 10.3 km - [info]10km NE of Lima, Montana (USA)[Map]USGS
Sat, 13 Apr 2019
Sat, 13 Apr 17:50 UTCM 2.8 / 8.1 km - [info]7km NNE of Lima, Montana (USA)
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS

 

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