Last Updated: Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Yellowstone volcano update: USGS latest report shows 75 earthquakes

The latest update of the Yellowstone volcano by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) has shown total 75 registered earthquakes in the Yellowstone National Park region in May 2015.

The largest event was a small earthquake of magnitude 3.0 on May 18, at 5:00 PM MDT, located about 3 miles north northeast of Lake, YNP.

The earthquake was felt within Yellowstone National Park. No earthquake swarm activity was present during May.

There were total 62 registered earthquakes in April 2015 in the Yellowstone National Park region. The alert level of  Yellowstone volcano is “normal” and current aviation color code is “green.”

Yellowstone National Park is the world's first national park located in the United States.

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