A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles) on Wednesday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:49:15 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -178.3717° West, latitude 51.5612° North, depth = 6.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 21:49:15 / May 10, 2017 @ 9:49 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: ak16017874. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16017874.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-six, in the last 10 days four hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
Did you feel it?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.