A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 41 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska (25 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/05/19 / 2019-05-30 23:55:43 / May 30, 2019 @ 11:55 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.3 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -160.1919° West, 54.7178° North, depth 13.3 km. Id of earthquake: ak0196wgmwtr. Event ids that are associated: ak0196wgmwtr. The temblor was reported at 14:55:43 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. 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: 41 km W of Chernabura Island, Alaska.
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