A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from North Nenana in Alaska. Exact location of event, depth 19.7 km, -149.0324° West, 64.7803° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.7 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/07/17 / 2017-07-26 04:45:09 / July 26, 2017 @ 4:45 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 19:45:09 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16376125. Unique identifier: ak16376125.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Badger, Fairbanks, College (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Fairbanks (c. 31 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Badger (c. 19 500 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from College (c. 13 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 22 km N of North Nenana, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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