A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 261 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska (162 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.1 km, -145.9142° West, 57.0979° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/08/18 / 2018-08-28 19:10:04 / August 28, 2018 @ 7:10 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: ak20237200. Event ids that are associated: ak20237200. The temblor was picked up at 09:10:04 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 261 km S of Middleton Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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