A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 127 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (79 miles) on Tuesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.05 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000iwdc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak20529638, us2000iwdc. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/12/18 / 2018-12-04 21:43:16 / December 4, 2018 @ 9:43 pm. The temblor was picked up at 09:43:16 / 9:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -179.6673° West, latitude 50.1744° North, depth = 22.05 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 127 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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