A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 37 km N of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (23 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/04/16 / 2016-04-17 14:02:48 / April 17, 2016 @ 2:02 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13472227. Unique identifier: ak13472227. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 188.4 km (117 miles). Exact location of event, depth 188.4 km, 179.6856° East, 52.2813° North. The temblor was detected at 02:02:48 / 2:02 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 37 km N of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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