A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 115 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska (71 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 07/04/19 / 2019-04-07 14:19:42 / April 7, 2019 @ 2:19 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0194gnkw9j. Unique identifier: ak0194gnkw9j. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -137.4667 West, latitude 57.9223 North, depth = 0 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:19:42 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 115 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska.
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