A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 38 km NE of Atka, Alaska (24 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 10:42:25 / 10:42 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak18575527, us2000db7q. Unique identifier: us2000db7q. Global time and date of event 18/02/18 / 2018-02-18 20:42:25 / February 18, 2018 @ 8:42 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 167.33 km, -173.8111° West, 52.4434° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 167.33 km (104 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 38 km NE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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