A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km S of Atka, Alaska (57 miles) on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.07 km (11 miles). Unique identifier: us2000dc3m. Ids that are associated to the event: ak18512081, us2000dc3m. The temblor was reported at 02:30:41 / 2:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/02/18 / 2018-02-24 14:30:41 / February 24, 2018 @ 2:30 pm. Exact location of event, depth 17.07 km, -174.0929° West, 51.3755° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 91 km S of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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