A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 37 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (23 miles). Exact location, longitude -166.224° West, latitude 53.5974° North, depth = 64.96 km. Event id: us10003wa0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11768792, us10003wa0. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 64.96 km (40 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/11/15 / 2015-11-03 16:19:04 / November 3, 2015 @ 4:19 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:19:04 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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