A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 168 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (104 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 118.7 km (74 miles). Exact location, longitude -175.2041° West, latitude 53.5831° North, depth = 118.7 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15641171. Id of event: ak15641171. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:59:22 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/03/17 / 2017-03-26 22:59:22 / March 26, 2017 @ 10:59 pm UTC/GMT.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 168 km NNW of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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