A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 47 km NNW of Atka, Alaska (29 miles). Exact location, longitude -174.456° West, latitude 52.5892° North, depth = 167.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 167.5 km (104 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/04/17 / 2017-04-25 09:53:35 / April 25, 2017 @ 9:53 am. The temblor was reported at 21:53:35 / 9:53 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: ak15815313. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak15815313.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 47 km NNW of Atka, Alaska.
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