A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 109 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska (68 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -155.8088 West, latitude 57.6279 North, depth = 89.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 89.7 km (56 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/02/17 / 2017-02-25 15:14:09 / February 25, 2017 @ 3:14 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15387834. Id of event: ak15387834. The temblor was reported at 06:14:09 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 109 km W of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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