A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 128 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska (80 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/02/16 / 2016-02-24 16:26:05 / February 24, 2016 @ 4:26 pm. Exact location, longitude -163.0034° West, latitude 53.7254° North, depth = 48.7 km. The temblor was detected at 05:26:05 / 5:26 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak12925358. Ids that are associated to the event: ak12925358. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 48.7 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 128 km SSE of False Pass, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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