A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 127 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (79 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 38.7 km, -177.4289° West, 50.8231° North. The temblor was picked up at 22:12:06 / 10:12 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak20239874. Event ids that are associated: ak20239874. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.7 km (24 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/18 / 2018-09-02 10:12:06 / September 2, 2018 @ 10:12 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 127 km ESE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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