A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 109 km SSW of Atka, Alaska (68 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/07/19 / 2019-07-26 21:32:58 / July 26, 2019 @ 9:32 pm. Exact location of event, depth 28.33 km, -174.7545° West, 51.2778° North. Id of earthquake: us600057ab. Event ids that are associated: ak0199ioy0pd, us600057ab. The epicenter was at a depth of 28.33 km (18 miles). The temblor was reported at 09:32:58 / 9:32 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 109 km SSW of Atka, Alaska.
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