A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 49 km SE of Atka, Alaska (30 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -173.5229° West, 51.8175° North, depth 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 15:49:12 / 3:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak01925r5acn, us1000jbgr. Unique identifier: us1000jbgr. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/02/19 / 2019-02-16 01:49:12 / February 16, 2019 @ 1:49 am UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 49 km SE of Atka, Alaska.
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