A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 56 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska (35 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/17 / 2017-09-01 07:35:23 / September 1, 2017 @ 7:35 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -147.8669° West, 63.5374° North, depth 5.2 km. Unique identifier: ak16750165. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16750165. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 22:35:23 / 10:35 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 56 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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