A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 95 km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (59 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/08/17 / 2017-08-24 02:08:59 / August 24, 2017 @ 2:08 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 124.9 km (78 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:08:59 / 5:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -154.5679 West, latitude 58.9074 North, depth = 124.9 km. Event id: ak16645253. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16645253.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 95 km SSE of Old Iliamna, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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