A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 86 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska (53 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:43:51 / 7:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 108.8 km, -153.384° West, 59.68° North. Id of earthquake: us20004vps. Event ids that are associated: us20004vps. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 108.8 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 16:43:51 / January 24, 2016 @ 4:43 pm.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 86 km E of Old Iliamna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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