A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 146 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (91 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:29:32 / 3:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak13964087. Unique identifier: ak13964087. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.6 km (12 miles). Global time and date of event 02/09/16 / 2016-09-02 03:29:32 / September 2, 2016 @ 3:29 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -179.8158 West, latitude 50.0254 North, depth = 18.6 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 146 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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