A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 63 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (39 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:39:47 / 1:39 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak15469157. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15469157. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46 km (29 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/03/17 / 2017-03-12 01:39:47 / March 12, 2017 @ 1:39 am. Exact location of earthquake, 179.8037° East, 51.3948° North, depth 46 km.
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 63 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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