A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 116 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska (72 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:49:06 / 1:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -170.9798 West, latitude 51.4536 North, depth = 7 km. Unique identifier: ak18744670. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18744670. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 00:49:06 / March 17, 2018 @ 12:49 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 7 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three 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. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 116 km S of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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