A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 10 km W of Cold Bay, Alaska (6 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/17 / 2017-01-25 00:01:52 / January 25, 2017 @ 12:01 am. Exact location of event, longitude -162.89 West, latitude 55.1846 North, depth = 114.1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 114.1 km (71 miles). Unique identifier: ak15149610. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15149610. The temblor was detected at 15:01:52 / 3:01 pm (local time epicenter).
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 six and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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: 10 km W of Cold Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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