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Did you feel the Earthquake on the morning of July 6th, 2017?

The following earthquakes are the three of Montana’s largest earthquakes in the last century.
In August of 1959, a 7.5 quake killed 29 people and did $11 million worth of damage, and became the largest earthquake to ever hit Montana.

In 1935, a series of several hundred quakes hit Helena. The state reports that the quake damaged more than half of Helena’s buildings.

In 2005, a 5.6 quake rattled Dillon and damaged part of the old main hall at the University of Montana Western.

Here are some good reminders about what to do when an earthquake occurs.
Earthquakes are not a covered peril on home policies. However, you can request coverage with an earthquake endorsement.