A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 93 km SSE of Shishmaref, Alaska (58 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:53:14 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -165.5372 West, latitude 65.4453 North, depth = 12.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/10/19 / 2019-10-22 06:53:14 / October 22, 2019 @ 6:53 am. Unique identifier: ak019djzfde8. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019djzfde8.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 93 km SSE of Shishmaref, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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