A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/02/17 / 2017-02-18 11:46:03 / February 18, 2017 @ 11:46 am. The temblor was detected at 11:46:03 / 11:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 178.3457° East, latitude 51.8242° North, depth = 115.2 km. Event id: ak15374634. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15374634. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 115.2 km (72 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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