A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 29 km ESE of Kaktovik, Alaska (18 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:37:44 / 6:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -142.9628° West, 70.0024° North. Global time and date of event 22/03/20 / 2020-03-22 15:37:44 / March 22, 2020 @ 3:37 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70008e3e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008e3e.
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 fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 29 km ESE of Kaktovik, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.