A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 75 km SE of Atka, Alaska (47 miles). Event id: ak0197b40092. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0197b40092. Exact location, longitude -173.4353° West, latitude 51.704° North, depth = 12.1 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/06/19 / 2019-06-08 09:32:22 / June 8, 2019 @ 9:32 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 21:32:22 / 9:32 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 75 km SE of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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