A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 123 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (76 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/11/17 / 2017-11-03 19:50:56 / November 3, 2017 @ 7:50 pm. The temblor was reported at 08:50:56 / 8:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -161.4366° West, 54.3576° North, depth 25.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). Unique identifier: ak17158987. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17158987.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 123 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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