A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 107 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska (66 miles). Event id: ak16882778. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16882778. The temblor was reported at 07:15:38 / 7:15 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.7 km (8 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 16:15:38 / September 23, 2017 @ 4:15 pm. Exact location of event, depth 12.7 km, -157.6841° West, 57.0172° North.
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 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fourty-two 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.
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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 data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 107 km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska.
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