Mag. 0.2 earthquake - 8 Km NE of West Yellowstone, Montana, USA, on 28 Oct 5:43 am (GMT -6) -

Mag. 0.2 earthquake  - 8 Km NE of West Yellowstone, Montana, USA, on 28 Oct 5:43 am (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 0.2 earthquake at 8 km depth

28 Oct 13:40 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 57 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Oct 2020 11:43:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 28 Oct 5:43 am (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 0.2
Depth: 7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.7145°N / 111.02283°W (Montana, United States)
Nearest volcano: Yellowstone (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) NE of West Yellowstone (pop: 1,340)
15 km (9 mi) ESE of Hebgen Lake Estates (pop: 70)
107 km (67 mi) S of Bozeman (pop: 43,400)
111 km (69 mi) SSW of Livingston (Park County) (pop: 7,300)
116 km (72 mi) NNE of Rexburg (Madison County, Idaho) (pop: 27,700)
119 km (74 mi) S of Belgrade (Gallatin County) (pop: 8,030)
161 km (100 mi) NNE of Idaho Falls (pop: 59,200)
184 km (114 mi) SE of Butte-Silver Bow (Balance) (Silver Bow County) (pop: 33,500)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky -13°C (9 F), humidity: 92%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 105 joules (0.035 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 0.27.8 km8 Km NE of West Yellowstone, Montana, USAUSGS

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At magnitude 0.2, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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