A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 120 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (75 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13608955. Id of event: ak13608955. Exact location of event, longitude -158.0241 West, latitude 57.2586 North, depth = 14.9 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:43:37 / 4:43 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/05/16 / 2016-05-28 00:43:37 / May 28, 2016 @ 12:43 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 120 km NNE of Chignik Lake, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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