A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.3253 West, latitude 52.6937 North, depth = 73.8 km. Unique identifier: ak13427922. Ids that are associated to the event: ak13427922. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:02:13 / 10:02 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/04/16 / 2016-04-05 10:02:13 / April 5, 2016 @ 10:02 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 73.8 km (46 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
Did you feel the quake?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: Fox Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.