A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Saturday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:51:54 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak019bhplgbl. Unique identifier: ak019bhplgbl. Exact location, longitude -174.5056° West, latitude 53.9714° North, depth = 7.2 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 15:51:54 / September 7, 2019 @ 3:51 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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