A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 25 km SE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska (16 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/10/19 / 2019-10-07 06:17:17 / October 7, 2019 @ 6:17 am. Exact location of event, longitude 178.7111 East, latitude 51.7613 North, depth = 89.2 km. The temblor was reported at 20:17:17 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 89.2 km (55 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: ak019cv65gj6. Event ids that are associated: ak019cv65gj6.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 25 km SE of Little Sitkin Island, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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