A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 71 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska (44 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000ghml. Event ids that are associated: ak20212718, us1000ghml. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:42:49 / 7:42 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 04:42:49 / August 26, 2018 @ 4:42 am. Exact location of event, depth 179.66 km, -161.9425° West, 55.6489° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 179.66 km (112 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
Did you feel it?
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: 71 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.