4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Reported at Yellowstone National Park

4.2 Magnitude Earthquake Reported at Yellowstone National Park

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — A 4.2 magnitude earthquake was reported this morning at Yellowstone National Park, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS) website.

The earthquake took place about 47 miles from Cody and about 91 miles northeast of Jackson at 7:32 a.m. As of 9:30 this morning, the USGS has received 18 reports from Wyomingites who felt the quake. If you were in that area and felt the earthquake, the USGS would like to know. Click here to report what you felt.

While small earthquakes are common in some areas of Wyoming, this is the largest quake Wyoming has had so far this year, according to the website earthquaketrack.com.

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For more information, visit the USGS website.