A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 225 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (140 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 06:31:19 / March 4, 2018 @ 6:31 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.8 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -163.4919° West, latitude 52.6396° North, depth = 0.8 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:31:19 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak18655473. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18655473.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 225 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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