A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 94 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (58 miles) on Monday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:28:04 / 4:28 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019by13438. Id of event: ak019by13438. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/09/19 / 2019-09-17 02:28:04 / September 17, 2019 @ 2:28 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -155.4218° West, latitude 57.1953° North, depth = 80.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 80.3 km (50 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 94 km WSW of Larsen Bay, Alaska.
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