A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 118 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (73 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004y9h, ak12560511. Unique identifier: us20004y9h. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 22.9 km (14 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -175.0083 West, latitude 51.2613 North, depth = 22.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/01/16 / 2016-01-29 23:25:08 / January 29, 2016 @ 11:25 pm. The temblor was detected at 11:25:08 / 11:25 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days two hundred and thirteen 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 118 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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