A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 181 km NE of Mayo, Canada (112 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -133.4225 West, latitude 64.8095 North, depth = 29.3 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/02/17 / 2017-02-27 18:38:51 / February 27, 2017 @ 6:38 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15420900. Id of event: ak15420900. The temblor was reported at 10:38:51 / 10:38 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 29.3 km (18 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 181 km NE of Mayo, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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