A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 25/05/19 / 2019-05-25 09:45:09 / May 25, 2019 @ 9:45 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:45:09 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -178.2812 West, latitude 51.2363 North, depth = 35 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0196nyjw2z, us6000410p. Id of event: us6000410p.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 57 km E of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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