A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 106 km S of Nikolski, Alaska (66 miles) on Thursday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:14:12 / 10:14 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak01932yg7nq. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak01932yg7nq. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/03/19 / 2019-03-08 09:14:12 / March 8, 2019 @ 9:14 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -169.0755 West, latitude 51.9927 North, depth = 29.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 29.6 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 106 km S of Nikolski, Alaska.
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