A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 101 km WNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (63 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.4812 West, latitude 57.9798 North, depth = 5.1 km. Id of earthquake: ak20006507. Event ids that are associated: ak20006507. Global time and date of event 04/08/18 / 2018-08-04 22:51:21 / August 4, 2018 @ 10:51 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:51:21 / 1:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.1 km (3 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 101 km WNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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