A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 80 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska (50 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/05/19 / 2019-05-25 08:18:54 / May 25, 2019 @ 8:18 am. Exact location of event, depth 38.2 km, -161.9904° West, 54.5977° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.2 km (24 miles). Event id: ak0196nxsrtl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0196nxsrtl. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:18:54 / 9:18 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 80 km SE of Cold Bay, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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