A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 34 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska (21 miles). Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 03:23:40 / April 2, 2016 @ 3:23 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 100.4 km (62 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:23:40 / 7:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -149.6201 West, latitude 63.3241 North, depth = 100.4 km. Event id: ak13223721. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13223721.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 34 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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