A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 50 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska (31 miles). Unique identifier: us10008v5h. Ids that are associated to the event: ak16011210, us10008v5h. The epicenter was at a depth of 9.01 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 09/05/17 / 2017-05-09 13:31:11 / May 9, 2017 @ 1:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -178.4128° West, latitude 51.4032° North, depth = 9.01 km. The temblor was picked up at 03:31:11 / 3:31 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and seventy-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 50 km ENE of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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