A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 59 km S of Cantwell, Alaska (37 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 58.6 km (36 miles). Unique identifier: ak16199905. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16199905. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/06/17 / 2017-06-18 08:08:10 / June 18, 2017 @ 8:08 am. The temblor was reported at 23:08:10 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -148.8801 West, latitude 62.8554 North, depth = 58.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-eight 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 59 km S of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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