A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 124 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada (77 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -135.8947° West, 66.395° North, depth 31.4 km. The temblor was detected at 03:23:31 / 3:23 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.4 km (20 miles). Id of earthquake: ak16873909. Event ids that are associated: ak16873909. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/09/17 / 2017-09-17 11:23:31 / September 17, 2017 @ 11:23 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven 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. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 124 km SSW of Fort McPherson, Canada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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