A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 70 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska (43 miles). Id of earthquake: us70005tqr. Event ids that are associated: ak019cq6ueip, us70005tqr. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.68 km (17 miles). The temblor was reported at 18:00:47 / 6:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -165.8313 West, latitude 53.3992 North, depth = 27.68 km. Global time and date of event 04/10/19 / 2019-10-04 05:00:47 / October 4, 2019 @ 5:00 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 70 km SE of Unalaska, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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