A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 236 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (147 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -163.6625° West, 52.4332° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak0192ecrj9a. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0192ecrj9a. The temblor was detected at 10:53:11 / 10:53 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/02/19 / 2019-02-21 21:53:11 / February 21, 2019 @ 9:53 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 236 km SE of Akutan, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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