A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 76 km SSE of Adak, Alaska (47 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/04/17 / 2017-04-04 23:04:26 / April 4, 2017 @ 11:04 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:04:26 / 11:04 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15685364, us10008fn0. Unique identifier: us10008fn0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -176.3488° West, 51.2177° North.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 76 km SSE of Adak, Alaska.
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