A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (38 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was reported at 00:48:15 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak0196cdt2yz, us70003tyh. Unique identifier: us70003tyh. Exact location of event, longitude -160.5595 West, latitude 54.7884 North, depth = 19.51 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 19.51 km (12 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/05/19 / 2019-05-18 09:48:15 / May 18, 2019 @ 9:48 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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