A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 179 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (111 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -173.5609° West, 50.6339° North. The temblor was detected at 14:30:18 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak18086894, us2000ckkg. Id of event: us2000ckkg. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/01/18 / 2018-01-13 02:30:18 / January 13, 2018 @ 2:30 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 179 km SSE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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