A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 23 km NW of Atka, Alaska (14 miles) on Tuesday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:52:24 / 1:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -174.4622° West, 52.3276° North, depth 148.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak16375734. Unique identifier: ak16375734. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 11:52:24 / July 25, 2017 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 148.5 km (92 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. 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: 23 km NW of Atka, Alaska.
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