A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 97 km W of Kobuk, Alaska (60 miles). Exact location, longitude -159.0588° West, latitude 66.7273° North, depth = 0 km. Id of earthquake: ak16281098. Event ids that are associated: ak16281098. The temblor was picked up at 03:52:57 / 3:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/07/17 / 2017-07-07 12:52:57 / July 7, 2017 @ 12:52 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 97 km W of Kobuk, Alaska.
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