A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 88 km E of Akutan, Alaska (55 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.11 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 23:24:57 / March 26, 2018 @ 11:24 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:24:57 / 2:24 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us1000ddux. Event ids that are associated: ak18782663, us1000ddux. Exact location, longitude -164.4378° West, latitude 54.26° North, depth = 10.11 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 88 km E of Akutan, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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