A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 36 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (22 miles). Id of earthquake: ak11731689. Event ids that are associated: ak11731689. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 53.3 km (33 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/09/15 / 2015-09-30 12:13:50 / September 30, 2015 @ 12:13 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:13:50 / 1:13 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 53.3 km, -171.1475° West, 52.1712° North.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 36 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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