Bulletin: May 2011

 
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR                                                                         NO.  5-11-EXP
GEOLOGICAL SURVEY                                                                                        JUL 26, 2011
 
                                      ROUTINE MINING SEISMICITY IN THE UNITED STATES
 
                                                          MAY 2011
 
 
  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                                                
 
03  21 02 35.8  43.737 N  105.202 W   0 G           A 1.0  114   24  WYOMING. ML 3.7 (GS). 66 km (41 miles) SSE of Gillette.
06  19 04 46.1  43.549 N  105.161 W   0 G           A 1.3   53   26  WYOMING. ML 3.3 (GS). 84 km (52 miles) WSW of Newcastle.
06  19 23 06.6  43.467 N  105.255 W   0 G           A 1.5  130   14  WYOMING. ML 3.0 (GS). 80 km (50 miles) N of Douglas.
06  22 37 32.8* 45.042 N  106.530 W   0 G           B 1.4  109   11  EASTERN MONTANA. ML 2.6 (GS). 43 km (27 miles) NE of
                                                                      Sheridan.
07  20 06 13.3  43.790 N  105.241 W  13             A 0.8   30   59  WYOMING. ML 3.4 (GS). 60 km (37 miles) SSE of Gillette.
11  20 04 27.4  43.742 N  105.231 W   0 G           A 1.9   51   28  WYOMING. ML 3.2 (GS). 65 km (40 miles) SSE of Gillette.
12  18 39 10.6  43.641 N  105.269 W   0 G           A 1.1   52   24  WYOMING. ML 3.0 (GS). 75 km (46 miles) SSE of Gillette.
15  18 45 39.4* 43.750 N  105.362 W   0 G           B 1.9  140   19  WYOMING. ML 3.1 (GS). 61 km (38 miles) S of Gillette.
 

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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