A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 105 km W of Cantwell, Alaska (65 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -151.0455 West, latitude 63.2635 North, depth = 0 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:57:56 / 1:57 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/09/18 / 2018-09-26 10:57:56 / September 26, 2018 @ 10:57 am. Unique identifier: ak20263948. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20263948.
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 sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 105 km W of Cantwell, Alaska.
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