A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 150 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (93 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/02/17 / 2017-02-16 12:57:31 / February 16, 2017 @ 12:57 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 142.3 km (88 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15278602. Id of event: ak15278602. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -168.2986 West, latitude 51.6287 North, depth = 142.3 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:57:31 / 1:57 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 ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 150 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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