A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 87 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska (54 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:54:13 / 8:54 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 05:54:13 / March 15, 2018 @ 5:54 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18697102. Unique identifier: ak18697102. Exact location of earthquake, -147.2604° West, 63.5964° North, depth 1.1 km.
Each 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 87 km ENE of Cantwell, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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