A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 48 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (30 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/04/16 / 2016-04-27 16:12:57 / April 27, 2016 @ 4:12 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:12:57 / 8:12 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -152.8284 West, latitude 60.0532 North, depth = 111.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 111.1 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13501271. Unique identifier: ak13501271.
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 seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-five 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 48 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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