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A 4.1-magnitude earthquake strikes Wyoming, USA.

Image Credit: Earthstar Geographics

An hour ago, a 4.1-magnitude earthquake struck 39 miles southeast of Worland, Washakie County, Wyoming, USA at a shallow depth of 15.4km. USGS was first to report the quake.

As is usual, The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might revised later on as seismologists review their data and calculations, or else as other agencies issue their report.

Towns or cities that might have felt a weak shaking include Ten Sleep (pop. 250) located 29 miles from the epicenter, Worland (pop. 5,400) 39 miles away, Thermopolis (pop. 3,000) 41 miles away, and Buffalo (pop. 4,600) 61 miles away.

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