A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 km ENE of Atka, Alaska (8 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:16:12 / 6:16 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70004q9k. Event ids that are associated: ak0198d2acrw, us70004q9k. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/07/19 / 2019-07-01 04:16:12 / July 1, 2019 @ 4:16 am. Exact location of event, longitude -174.013 West, latitude 52.2248 North, depth = 69.69 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 69.69 km (43 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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: 13 km ENE of Atka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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