A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 84 km ESE of Seward, Alaska (52 miles). Unique identifier: ak15402713. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15402713. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 08:20:04 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/02/17 / 2017-02-26 17:20:04 / February 26, 2017 @ 5:20 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -147.9926 West, latitude 59.8878 North, depth = 0 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km ESE of Seward, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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