A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 30 km WSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska (19 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.4 km (16 miles). Global time and date of event 11/10/15 / 2015-10-11 14:34:57 / October 11, 2015 @ 2:34 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:34:57 / 5:34 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 26.4 km, 177.1723° East, 52.0461° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak11736667. Unique identifier: ak11736667.
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 three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 30 km WSW of Kiska Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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