A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 166 km N of Atka, Alaska (103 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -174.1995° West, latitude 53.689° North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 15:51:56 / September 7, 2019 @ 3:51 pm. Event id: us70005p4u. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bhplgbl, us70005p4u. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:51:56 / 3:51 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 166 km N of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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