A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 31 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (19 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 159.2 km (99 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -173.9558° West, 52.4369° North, depth 159.2 km. Unique identifier: ak18575527. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18575527. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/18 / 2018-02-18 20:42:26 / February 18, 2018 @ 8:42 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:42:26 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 31 km NNE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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