A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 30 km WSW of Chitina, Alaska (19 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 00:35:52 / 12:35 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.4 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -144.9101° West, 61.3655° North, depth 2.4 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/17 / 2017-08-01 09:35:52 / August 1, 2017 @ 9:35 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16393997. Unique identifier: ak16393997.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 30 km WSW of Chitina, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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