A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 42 km WSW of Amukta Island, Alaska (26 miles). The temblor was reported at 22:09:47 / 10:09 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: ak13504054. Event ids that are associated: ak13504054. Exact location, longitude -171.8313° West, latitude 52.3375° North, depth = 118.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/04/16 / 2016-04-25 09:09:47 / April 25, 2016 @ 9:09 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 118.1 km (73 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 42 km WSW of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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