A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 67 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (42 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:12:24 / 1:12 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 13:12:24 / April 4, 2017 @ 1:12 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10008fl8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15703401, us10008fl8. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.1 km, -176.4211° West, 51.2881° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-one, in the last 10 days thirty-three, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 67 km SSE of Adak, Alaska.
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