A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 14 km NE of Chernabura Island, Alaska (9 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 27.9 km, -159.3956° West, 54.8739° North. All ids that are associated to the event: ak0204blz2wa. Unique identifier: ak0204blz2wa. The epicenter was at a depth of 27.9 km (17 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/04/20 / 2020-04-03 09:16:59 / April 3, 2020 @ 9:16 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:16:59 / 12:16 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-three 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 14 km NE of Chernabura Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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