A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 35.4 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 35.4 km, 179.957° East, 51.3449° North. Unique identifier: ak12857523. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12857523. Global time and date of event 13/02/16 / 2016-02-13 11:41:51 / February 13, 2016 @ 11:41 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:41:51 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter).
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 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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