A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 71 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (44 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.1 km (10 miles). Exact location, longitude -165.8214° West, latitude 53.3918° North, depth = 16.1 km. Event id: ak16490483. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16490483. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 00:32:28 / August 10, 2017 @ 12:32 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:32:28 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 71 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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