A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 17 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (11 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -152.7985° West, 60.332° North, depth 100 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12404839. Unique identifier: ak12404839. The epicenter was at a depth of 100 km (62 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:20:34 / 2:20 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/01/16 / 2016-01-02 23:20:34 / January 2, 2016 @ 11:20 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 17 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska.
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