Bulletin: April 2012

 
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR                                                                         NO.  4-12-EXP
GEOLOGICAL SURVEY                                                                                        JUL  2, 2012
 
                                      ROUTINE MINING SEISMICITY IN THE UNITED STATES
 
                                                         APRIL 2012
 
 
  ORIGIN TIME       GEOGRAPHIC      DEPTH MAGNITUDE Q SD  GAP  NO.   F-E REGION, CONTRIBUTED MAGNITUDES AND COMMENTS
      UTC          COORDINATES               GS                STA                                                
DAY HR MN SEC     LAT       LONG           mb  MS              USED                                                
 
01  18 10 42.9* 43.726 N  105.193 W   0 G           B 2.2   74   15  WYOMING. mbLg 2.8 (GS). 68 km (42 miles) SSE of
                                                                      Gillette.
03  20 07 01.5  43.744 N  105.267 W   0 G           A 1.9   71   24  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 64 km (40 miles) SSE of Gillette.
05  20 25 17.2* 41.903 N  108.778 W   0 G           B 1.4  160   17  WYOMING. ML 2.8 (GS). 50 km (31 miles) NE of Rock
                                                                      Springs.
07  14 13 25.7? 43.55  N  104.35  W   0 G           C 1.2  210    5  WYOMING. mbLg 2.5 (GS). 36 km (22 miles) SSW of
                                                                      Newcastle.
10  18 07 48.8  43.778 N  105.242 W   0 G           A 0.9   57   27  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 61 km (38 miles) SSE of Gillette.
11  21 02 40.1  43.733 N  105.211 W   0 G           A 0.8   78   22  WYOMING. mbLg 2.9 (GS). 66 km (41 miles) SSE of
                                                                      Gillette.
16  18 10 43.6  44.113 N  105.362 W   0 G           A 0.7   50   31  WYOMING. ML 3.1 (GS). 23 km (14 miles) SSE of Gillette.
18  17 28 31.1  41.730 N  110.532 W   0 G           A 1.1   97   20  WYOMING. ML 2.2 (GS). 7 km (4 miles) S of Kemmerer.
18  18 03 01.8  43.847 N  105.287 W   0 G           A 1.4   66   24  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 53 km (33 miles) SSE of Gillette.
18  18 40 28.8* 43.442 N  105.164 W   0 G           B 1.2  182   13  WYOMING. ML 3.0 (GS). 79 km (49 miles) NNE of Douglas.
19  18 01 40.3  43.385 N  105.880 W   0 G           A 1.2   92   17  WYOMING. ML 3.0 (GS). 32 km (20 miles) E of Midwest.
26  20 20 17.4  41.719 N  110.626 W   0 G           A 1.0  167   13  WYOMING. ML 2.1 (GS). 10 km (6 miles) SW of Kemmerer.
26  21 33 48.3* 45.215 N  106.782 W   0 G           B 1.1  168    6  EASTERN MONTANA. ML 2.2 (GS). 49 km (30 miles) NNE of
                                                                      Sheridan.
27  20 03 00.6* 43.470 N  104.926 W   0 G           B 1.9  173    9  WYOMING. ML 3.1 (AEIC). 72 km (45 miles) SW of
                                                                      Newcastle.
 

For origin times after September 30, 2002, USGS computations of hypocenters and magnitudes for routine mining events are listed in this publication only for exceptionally large events and for events that are also listed in the Reviewed Event Event Bulletins (REB) of the International Data Center of the United Nations' Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.

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