A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 69 km NNW of Sand Point, Alaska (43 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:47:37 / 11:47 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 143.01 km, -161.0471° West, 55.8789° North. Id of earthquake: us2000dz76. Event ids that are associated: ak19076849, us2000dz76. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 143.01 km (89 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 07/04/18 / 2018-04-07 20:47:37 / April 7, 2018 @ 8:47 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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 react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 69 km NNW of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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