A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 21 km SE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (13 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 178.7512 East, latitude 51.8378 North, depth = 84.6 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak11732089. Id of event: ak11732089. The temblor was picked up at 21:22:04 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/10/15 / 2015-10-06 06:22:04 / October 6, 2015 @ 6:22 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 84.6 km (53 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 21 km SE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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