A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 203 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska (126 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -165.0766° West, 52.2748° North. The temblor was picked up at 21:53:32 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us100086zr. Event ids that are associated: ak15437547, us100086zr. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 24/02/17 / 2017-02-24 08:53:32 / February 24, 2017 @ 8:53 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 203 km SSE of Unalaska, Alaska.
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