A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 11 km NNE of Glennallen, Alaska (7 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak17263173. Unique identifier: ak17263173. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:35:50 / 4:35 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 13:35:50 / November 17, 2017 @ 1:35 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -145.4915 West, latitude 62.2109 North, depth = 54.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.1 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km NNE of Glennallen, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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