A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 82 km SE of Adak, Alaska (51 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 07:17:04 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak16883864. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16883864. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.8 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/17 / 2017-09-23 19:17:04 / September 23, 2017 @ 7:17 pm. Exact location of event, depth 30.8 km, -175.8848° West, 51.3165° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-two 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 82 km SE of Adak, Alaska.
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