A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 101 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (63 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 30.5 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 14/03/18 / 2018-03-14 20:24:50 / March 14, 2018 @ 8:24 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us1000d7qi. Event ids that are associated: ak18696315, us1000d7qi. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:24:50 / 8:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 30.5 km, 179.4479° East, 51.0428° North.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 101 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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