A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 176 km S of Chernabura Island, Alaska (109 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/05/19 / 2019-05-29 12:26:40 / May 29, 2019 @ 12:26 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -159.7116 West, latitude 53.2048 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: ak0196umdklv. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0196umdklv. The temblor was detected at 01:26:40 / 1:26 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 176 km S of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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