A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 46 km WSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (29 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 77.7 km (48 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -171.9081° West, latitude 52.3599° North, depth = 77.7 km. The temblor was reported at 21:28:29 / 9:28 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/10/15 / 2015-10-25 08:28:29 / October 25, 2015 @ 8:28 am. Id of earthquake: ak11759369. Event ids that are associated: ak11759369.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 46 km WSW of Amukta Island, Alaska.
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