A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 37 km WNW of Atka, Alaska (23 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20261126. Id of event: ak20261126. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/18 / 2018-09-23 06:32:59 / September 23, 2018 @ 6:32 am. Exact location of event, longitude -174.6803 West, latitude 52.3514 North, depth = 195.5 km. The temblor was reported at 20:32:59 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 195.5 km (121 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km WNW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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