A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 13 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (8 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -165.6376 West, latitude 54.045 North, depth = 111.2 km. Unique identifier: ak01977xqhc4. Ids that are associated to the event: ak01977xqhc4. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/06/19 / 2019-06-06 17:40:23 / June 6, 2019 @ 5:40 pm. The temblor was reported at 08:40:23 / 8:40 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 111.2 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
How would you describe the shaking?
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: 13 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.