A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 41 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (25 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13413001, us20005gbx. Unique identifier: us20005gbx. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.6705 West, latitude 52.5867 North, depth = 37.11 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.11 km (23 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/16 / 2016-03-28 12:00:59 / March 28, 2016 @ 12:00 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 01:00:59 / 1:00 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 41 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska.
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