A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 62 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (39 miles) on Saturday. Event id: ak15399458. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15399458. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/02/17 / 2017-02-26 11:22:51 / February 26, 2017 @ 11:22 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:22:51 / 11:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 20 km, -176.1888° West, 51.4009° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 20 km (12 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 62 km SSE of Adak, Alaska.
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