A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 29 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska (18 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -160.0137 West, latitude 54.7483 North, depth = 30.58 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 16:26:53 / September 23, 2018 @ 4:26 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20261293, us1000h3dk. Id of event: us1000h3dk. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.58 km (19 miles). The temblor was detected at 07:26:53 / 7:26 am (local time epicenter).
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 ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 29 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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