A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Alaska Peninsula (0 miles). Global time and date of event 23/02/17 / 2017-02-23 14:28:52 / February 23, 2017 @ 2:28 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -160.0592° West, latitude 55.6066° North, depth = 75.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 75.4 km (47 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15353405. Unique identifier: ak15353405. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:28:52 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Questions or comments?
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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Alaska Peninsula. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.