A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 64 km NNW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (40 miles). Id of earthquake: ak15820442. Event ids that are associated: ak15820442. Exact location, longitude -179.3667° West, latitude 51.8173° North, depth = 96.1 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/04/17 / 2017-04-26 15:01:49 / April 26, 2017 @ 3:01 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 96.1 km (60 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:01:49 / 3:01 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km NNW of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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