A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 17 km SSE of Cold Bay, Alaska (11 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -162.5827° West, 55.0468° North, depth 110.1 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15668568, us10008gq0. Id of event: us10008gq0. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/04/17 / 2017-04-03 17:31:39 / April 3, 2017 @ 5:31 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 110.1 km (68 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:31:39 / 8:31 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 17 km SSE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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