A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (35 miles) on Sunday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12818561. Id of event: ak12818561. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:30:46 / 12:30 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 22:30:46 / February 14, 2016 @ 10:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.4385 West, latitude 51.99 North, depth = 61.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 61.5 km (38 miles).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 57 km ESE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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