A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 192 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (119 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -173.3582° West, latitude 50.5498° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us2000cklg. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18086994, us2000cklg. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/01/18 / 2018-01-13 22:07:33 / January 13, 2018 @ 10:07 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:07:33 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 192 km SSE of Atka, Alaska.
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