A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 44 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (27 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, longitude -153.162 West, latitude 60.1466 North, depth = 114.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 114.4 km (71 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak20260506. Event ids that are associated: ak20260506. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/09/18 / 2018-09-22 05:47:04 / September 22, 2018 @ 5:47 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:47:04 / 8:47 pm (local time epicenter).
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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 44 km SSW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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