A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 58 km S of Atka, Alaska (36 miles). Unique identifier: us2000bngp. Ids that are associated to the event: ak17215382, us2000bngp. The temblor was reported at 10:54:09 / 10:54 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/11/17 / 2017-11-10 22:54:09 / November 10, 2017 @ 10:54 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -174.2971 West, latitude 51.6716 North, depth = 35 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 58 km S of Atka, Alaska.
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