A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 55 km NE of Adak, Alaska (34 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:51:59 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 178.45 km (111 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 06:51:59 / March 24, 2019 @ 6:51 am. Unique identifier: us700038q2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0193tdhjuv, us700038q2. Exact location of earthquake, -176.069° West, 52.2192° North, depth 178.45 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-seven 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. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 55 km NE of Adak, Alaska.
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