A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 101 km S of Atka, Alaska (63 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak15261814, us20008l8h. Unique identifier: us20008l8h. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -174.384 West, latitude 51.2952 North, depth = 26.17 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 26.17 km (16 miles). Global time and date of event 13/02/17 / 2017-02-13 11:52:33 / February 13, 2017 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:52:33 / 11:52 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 five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days two hundred and three 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: 101 km S of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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