A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 66 km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (41 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15433080. Id of event: ak15433080. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 132.9 km (83 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 04:55:01 / 4:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 132.9 km, -154.3491° West, 59.227° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/03/17 / 2017-03-03 13:55:01 / March 3, 2017 @ 1:55 pm.
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 three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 66 km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska.
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