A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 84 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (52 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/03/18 / 2018-03-10 15:33:52 / March 10, 2018 @ 3:33 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:33:52 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -174.7789° West, latitude 51.5275° North, depth = 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak18663988, us1000d4j6. Unique identifier: us1000d4j6. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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: 84 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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