A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 29 km SE of Chitina, Alaska (18 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 12:17:12 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak17271055. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17271055. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/11/17 / 2017-11-17 21:17:12 / November 17, 2017 @ 9:17 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 42.3 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -144.07° West, latitude 61.3192° North, depth = 42.3 km.
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 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 29 km SE of Chitina, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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