A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 62 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (39 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/10/18 / 2018-10-30 17:10:47 / October 30, 2018 @ 5:10 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 51.5 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:10:47 / 7:10 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: ak20305158. Ids that are associated to the event: ak20305158. Exact location of event, depth 51.5 km, 179.608° East, 51.3866° North.
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 62 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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