A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 69 km S of Nikolski, Alaska (43 miles). Exact location of event, depth 20.5 km, -168.9507° West, 52.3169° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/08/17 / 2017-08-26 22:52:04 / August 26, 2017 @ 10:52 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.5 km (13 miles). Event id: ak16689999. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak16689999. The temblor was detected at 11:52:04 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 69 km S of Nikolski, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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