A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 102 km S of Seward, Alaska (63 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak16747782. Unique identifier: ak16747782. Exact location of event, longitude -149.3098 West, latitude 59.1864 North, depth = 9.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/08/17 / 2017-08-29 19:57:57 / August 29, 2017 @ 7:57 pm. The temblor was detected at 09:57:57 / 9:57 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 102 km S of Seward, Alaska.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.