A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 67 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (42 miles). Global time and date of event 28/03/16 / 2016-03-28 11:57:41 / March 28, 2016 @ 11:57 am UTC/GMT. Event id: ak13413000. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13413000. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.4 km (16 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:57:41 / 12:57 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.5433 West, latitude 52.3691 North, depth = 25.4 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days thirty, in the past 30 days thirty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 67 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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