A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 86 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (53 miles). Id of earthquake: ak14320337. Event ids that are associated: ak14320337. The epicenter was at a depth of 50 km (31 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/11/16 / 2016-11-12 19:33:56 / November 12, 2016 @ 7:33 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -164.8847 West, latitude 53.564 North, depth = 50 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:33:56 / 8:33 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 86 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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