A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska (32 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 71.3 km (44 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 179.4722 East, latitude 51.4939 North, depth = 71.3 km. Global time and date of event 29/01/19 / 2019-01-29 15:29:17 / January 29, 2019 @ 3:29 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ak0191c7otjb. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0191c7otjb. The temblor was picked up at 05:29:17 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 51 km S of Semisopochnoi Island, Alaska.
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