A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 118 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (73 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.7539 West, latitude 57.167 North, depth = 4.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak13610263. Unique identifier: ak13610263. Global time and date of event 28/05/16 / 2016-05-28 16:53:24 / May 28, 2016 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.3 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 08:53:24 / 8:53 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 118 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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