A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 79 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska (49 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -160.7055° West, 54.5176° North, depth 19.4 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 19.4 km (12 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019f4dgb47. Id of event: ak019f4dgb47. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/11/19 / 2019-11-25 16:19:58 / November 25, 2019 @ 4:19 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:19:58 / 5:19 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 79 km WSW of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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