A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 20 km WNW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (12 miles). Exact location of event, depth 50 km, 179.3445° East, 52.0403° North. Event id: ak13493132. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13493132. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/04/16 / 2016-04-25 02:15:07 / April 25, 2016 @ 2:15 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 17:15:07 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50 km (31 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen 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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km WNW of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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