A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 17 km SSE of Cold Bay, Alaska (11 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:31:39 / 8:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -162.5827 West, latitude 55.0468 North, depth = 110.1 km. Global time and date of event 03/04/17 / 2017-04-03 17:31:39 / April 3, 2017 @ 5:31 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15668568. Id of event: ak15668568. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 110.1 km (68 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km SSE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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