A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 173 km E of Chitina, Alaska (107 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 06:27:39 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak11733149. Unique identifier: ak11733149. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -141.181 West, latitude 61.5644 North, depth = 0.1 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/10/15 / 2015-10-07 14:27:39 / October 7, 2015 @ 2:27 pm.
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 173 km E of Chitina, Alaska.
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