A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 127 km SE of Yakutat, Alaska (79 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:26:24 / 5:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000874m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15440885, us1000874m. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 14:26:24 / March 5, 2017 @ 2:26 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -137.9905° West, 58.8284° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 127 km SE of Yakutat, Alaska.
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