A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 119 km ESE of Yakutat, Alaska (74 miles). Unique identifier: us2000c24l. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17538441, us2000c24l. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:45:36 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/12/17 / 2017-12-08 18:45:36 / December 8, 2017 @ 6:45 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -137.9567 West, latitude 58.9718 North, depth = 4.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 119 km ESE of Yakutat, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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