A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 26 km SW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (16 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 03:03:52 / June 23, 2017 @ 3:03 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 30.3 km (19 miles). Exact location, longitude -154.2874° West, latitude 57.3705° North, depth = 30.3 km. Id of earthquake: ak16215099. Event ids that are associated: ak16215099. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:03:52 / 6:03 pm (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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 26 km SW of Larsen Bay, Alaska.
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