A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 70 km SE of Adak, Alaska (43 miles) on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:22:43 / 2:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -176.0601° West, latitude 51.371° North, depth = 25.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.6 km (16 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/11/17 / 2017-11-05 14:22:43 / November 5, 2017 @ 2:22 pm. Unique identifier: ak17163322. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17163322.
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 two and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 70 km SE of Adak, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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