A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 87 km WNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska (54 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 66.8 km (42 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:45:25 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak02036hg6hg. Unique identifier: ak02036hg6hg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/03/20 / 2020-03-09 22:45:25 / March 9, 2020 @ 10:45 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -155.4078 West, latitude 57.6885 North, depth = 66.8 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 87 km WNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska.
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