A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 52 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska (32 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.1 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -147.9958° West, 63.5969° North, depth 6.1 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18694109. Unique identifier: ak18694109. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 17:11:33 / March 13, 2018 @ 5:11 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 08:11:33 / 8:11 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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 three and in the last 365 days twenty 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 52 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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