A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 117 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska (73 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/20 / 2020-04-28 16:04:53 / April 28, 2020 @ 4:04 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:04:53 / 7:04 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60009e0q. Event ids that are associated: us60009e0q. Exact location of event, longitude -137.5825 West, latitude 58.0083 North, depth = 6.36 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.36 km (4 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days eighteen 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: 117 km WSW of Gustavus, Alaska.
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