A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 112 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (70 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.6 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 01:23:18 / 1:23 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/02/17 / 2017-02-22 10:23:18 / February 22, 2017 @ 10:23 am. Exact location of event, depth 0.6 km, -151.2067° West, 63.4311° North. Unique identifier: ak15337021. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15337021.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 112 km W of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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