USGS Reports Southwestern Montana Quake

By Beacon Staff

WHITEHALL, Mont. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey reports a magnitude 4.2 earthquake centered 2 miles southwest of Whitehall, between Bozeman and Butte.

The USGS in Denver says it has no reports that people felt the quake, which happened at about 4:30 a.m. Friday.