A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 183 km WNW of Alakanuk, Alaska (114 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15826981. Unique identifier: ak15826981. Global time and date of event 23/04/17 / 2017-04-23 09:18:57 / April 23, 2017 @ 9:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 22:18:57 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -168.0604° West, 63.1708° North.
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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: 183 km WNW of Alakanuk, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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