A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -177.7107 West, latitude 51.3244 North, depth = 34.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.8 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 23/06/17 / 2017-06-23 15:17:17 / June 23, 2017 @ 3:17 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak16216778. Event ids that are associated: ak16216778. The temblor was picked up at 15:17:17 / 3:17 pm (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 seven, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days seven hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
Did you feel it?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.