A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 10 km ENE of Healy, Alaska (6 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 109.1 km (68 miles). Event id: ak15071861. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15071861. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/01/17 / 2017-01-14 12:55:26 / January 14, 2017 @ 12:55 pm. Exact location, longitude -148.7904° West, latitude 63.903° North, depth = 109.1 km. The temblor was reported at 03:55:26 / 3:55 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 10 km ENE of Healy, Alaska.
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