A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 106 km N of Yakutat, Alaska (66 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:41:32 / 9:41 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -139.7071° West, latitude 60.5046° North, depth = 0 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 05:41:32 / November 22, 2017 @ 5:41 am. Unique identifier: ak17371089. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17371089.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 106 km N of Yakutat, Alaska.
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