A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 75 km SSE of King Salmon, Alaska (47 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -156.0481 West, latitude 58.0892 North, depth = 125.8 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16752615. Unique identifier: ak16752615. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 125.8 km (78 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 03:07:45 / September 3, 2017 @ 3:07 am. The temblor was detected at 18:07:45 / 6:07 pm (local time epicenter).
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-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 75 km SSE of King Salmon, Alaska.
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