A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 59 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (37 miles) on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, 179.921° East, 51.4571° North, depth 71.8 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:34:34 / 2:34 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak17984694, us2000cinr. Unique identifier: us2000cinr. Global time and date of event 07/01/18 / 2018-01-07 14:34:34 / January 7, 2018 @ 2:34 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 71.8 km (45 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 59 km SSE of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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