A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km ESE of Healy, Alaska (45 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/01/16 / 2016-01-04 08:25:54 / January 4, 2016 @ 8:25 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -147.5371 West, latitude 63.6668 North, depth = 4.2 km. Event id: ak12425549. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12425549. The temblor was detected at 23:25:54 / 11:25 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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: 73 km ESE of Healy, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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