A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 70 km NE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (43 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.3 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak20268836. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20268836. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/10/18 / 2018-10-02 07:00:21 / October 2, 2018 @ 7:00 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -158.9158 West, latitude 55.305 North, depth = 40.3 km. The temblor was detected at 20:00:21 / 8:00 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-five 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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 70 km NE of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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