A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 92 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska (57 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:45:18 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 250 km (155 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/19 / 2019-02-21 06:45:18 / February 21, 2019 @ 6:45 am. Exact location of earthquake, -155.5104° West, 58.1194° North, depth 250 km. Event id: ak0192e3s6wl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0192e3s6wl.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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: 92 km SE of King Salmon, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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