A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 68 km NE of Adak, Alaska (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 233.6 km (145 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak13999350. Id of event: ak13999350. Exact location of event, depth 233.6 km, -175.8237° West, 52.2204° North. The temblor was reported at 21:08:24 / 9:08 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/09/16 / 2016-09-18 06:08:24 / September 18, 2016 @ 6:08 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km NE of Adak, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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