A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 150 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (93 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, depth 32.8 km, -178.0973° West, 50.0672° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.8 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:12:25 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10004ers. Event ids that are associated: ak12461528, us10004ers. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/16 / 2016-01-11 02:12:25 / January 11, 2016 @ 2:12 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 150 km SSE of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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