A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 43 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (27 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 179.7104° East, 51.5635° North, depth 77.3 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16366365. Id of event: ak16366365. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:40:54 / 7:40 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/07/17 / 2017-07-23 07:40:54 / July 23, 2017 @ 7:40 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 77.3 km (48 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 43 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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