A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 63 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska (39 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -153.79° West, 59.7994° North, depth 178.5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 178.5 km (111 miles). Global time and date of event 21/11/17 / 2017-11-21 06:46:52 / November 21, 2017 @ 6:46 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak17353229. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17353229. The temblor was picked up at 21:46:52 / 9:46 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 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: 63 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska.
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