A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 194 km S of Fort McPherson, Canada (121 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 15:04:29 / 3:04 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/03/17 / 2017-03-20 23:04:29 / March 20, 2017 @ 11:04 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 59.2 km (37 miles). Unique identifier: ak15639054. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15639054. Exact location of event, longitude -134.4995 West, latitude 65.7015 North, depth = 59.2 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 194 km S of Fort McPherson, Canada.
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