A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 76 km W of Gustavus, Alaska (47 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -137.052 West, latitude 58.4465 North, depth = 1.1 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/01/17 / 2017-01-17 22:27:12 / January 17, 2017 @ 10:27 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15088531, us10007ujx. Unique identifier: us10007ujx. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:27:12 / 1:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 76 km W of Gustavus, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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