A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 172 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (107 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us2000a0nx. Event ids that are associated: ak16363650, us2000a0nx. Exact location of event, longitude -170.21 West, latitude 51.0831 North, depth = 7.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/06/17 / 2017-06-28 10:27:37 / June 28, 2017 @ 10:27 am. The temblor was detected at 23:27:37 / 11:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 172 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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