A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 99 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska (62 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:57:27 / 1:57 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 29/06/17 / 2017-06-29 10:57:27 / June 29, 2017 @ 10:57 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak16240502. Event ids that are associated: ak16240502. The epicenter was at a depth of 129.7 km (81 miles). Exact location, longitude -150.8684° West, latitude 63.1751° North, depth = 129.7 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty 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.
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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: 99 km WSW of Cantwell, Alaska.
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