A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 60 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (37 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -173.3424 West, latitude 52.0549 North, depth = 59.1 km. Unique identifier: ak0197cwtp8r. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0197cwtp8r. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:20:31 / 8:20 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 59.1 km (37 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/06/19 / 2019-06-09 18:20:31 / June 9, 2019 @ 6:20 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 60 km ESE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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