A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 128 km S of Unalaska, Alaska (80 miles). Event id: ak18483825. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18483825. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/02/18 / 2018-02-22 04:58:57 / February 22, 2018 @ 4:58 am. The temblor was detected at 17:58:57 / 5:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -166.7028° West, 52.7236° North, depth 5.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-eight 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. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 128 km S of Unalaska, Alaska.
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