A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 249 km W of Sitka, Alaska (155 miles). Event id: ak019bo2ktxh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019bo2ktxh. The temblor was reported at 15:13:04 / 3:13 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -139.4424 West, latitude 56.987 North, depth = 12 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 11/09/19 / 2019-09-11 00:13:04 / September 11, 2019 @ 12:13 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 249 km W of Sitka, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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