A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 101 km WNW of Gustavus, Alaska (63 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16178955, us20009ll4. Id of event: us20009ll4. Exact location of event, longitude -137.242 West, latitude 58.8739 North, depth = 0.1 km. Global time and date of event 09/06/17 / 2017-06-09 17:13:53 / June 9, 2017 @ 5:13 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:13:53 / 8:13 am (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 101 km WNW of Gustavus, Alaska.
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