Northwest Yellowstone area sees earthquake swarm  

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. –  A swarm of earthquakes in the northwestern part of Yellowstone National Park this week continued into Friday and was punctuated with a magnitude 4.4 quake Thursday evening.The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake occurred at 6:48 p.m., in a backcountry area of Yellowstone National Park, about 8 miles (12.8 kilometers) northeast of West Yellowstone, Montana. The swarm of about 30 earthquakes of magnitude 2 and larger began Monday.The West Yellowstone Police Department says the earthquake was felt in the town that borders the park, but there were no reports of damage.

Source: Northwest Yellowstone area sees earthquake swarm | Fox News

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