A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 101 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska (63 miles). Global time and date of event 11/04/16 / 2016-04-11 22:20:23 / April 11, 2016 @ 10:20 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.7 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 11:20:23 / 11:20 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20005jnk. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13425807, us20005jnk. Exact location of earthquake, -169.2241° West, 52.0505° North, depth 25.7 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 101 km SSW of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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