A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 102 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (63 miles) on Thursday. Event id: ak16241056. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16241056. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/06/17 / 2017-06-29 23:42:46 / June 29, 2017 @ 11:42 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:42:46 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 25.6 km, -174.514° West, 51.2915° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km SSW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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