A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 136 km S of Fort McPherson, Canada (85 miles). Unique identifier: ak15466129. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15466129. Exact location, longitude -135.4244° West, latitude 66.2312° North, depth = 10.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/03/17 / 2017-03-11 15:48:18 / March 11, 2017 @ 3:48 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:48:18 / 7:48 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.8 km (7 miles).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 136 km S of Fort McPherson, Canada.
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