A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 102 km SE of Atka, Alaska (63 miles). Exact location of event, depth 17.4 km, -173.2917° West, 51.4648° North. Unique identifier: ak15725970. Ids that are associated to the event: ak15725970. Global time and date of event 05/04/17 / 2017-04-05 12:46:11 / April 5, 2017 @ 12:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 00:46:11 / 12:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.4 km (11 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 102 km SE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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