A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska (35 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -152.9304° West, 59.9796° North, depth 115.8 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/17 / 2017-02-15 11:43:18 / February 15, 2017 @ 11:43 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:43:18 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 115.8 km (72 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak15271715. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15271715.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 57 km S of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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