A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 94 km ENE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (58 miles) on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak15270586. Unique identifier: ak15270586. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/02/17 / 2017-02-15 08:10:48 / February 15, 2017 @ 8:10 am. Exact location of event, depth 7.2 km, -140.977° West, 60.5167° North. The temblor was detected at 00:10:48 / 12:10 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days eleven 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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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: 94 km ENE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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