A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 123 km NNE of Atka, Alaska (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -173.7542° West, 53.2762° North, depth 219.5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/04/18 / 2018-04-04 14:37:01 / April 4, 2018 @ 2:37 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak19213612. Unique identifier: ak19213612. The temblor was picked up at 02:37:01 / 2:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 219.5 km (136 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 123 km NNE of Atka, Alaska.
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