A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 162 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (101 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: us1000d5ik. Event ids that are associated: ak18701288, us1000d5ik. Global time and date of event 13/03/18 / 2018-03-13 21:06:03 / March 13, 2018 @ 9:06 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:06:03 / 9:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 179.1522° East, latitude 50.3069° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 162 km SW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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