A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 47 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (29 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:41:22 / 5:41 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/16 / 2016-11-11 15:41:22 / November 11, 2016 @ 3:41 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak14316162. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak14316162. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.5019 West, latitude 51.4581 North, depth = 9.1 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 47 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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