A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 147 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (91 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -156.3059° West, 57.119° North, depth 62.3 km. The temblor was reported at 05:18:13 / 5:18 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 62.3 km (39 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15786361. Unique identifier: ak15786361. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/04/17 / 2017-04-18 14:18:13 / April 18, 2017 @ 2:18 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 147 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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