A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 84 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (52 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -168.3746° West, 52.2409° North. The temblor was detected at 22:03:02 / 10:03 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019cyixfr7, us70005sqi. Id of event: us70005sqi. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/10/19 / 2019-10-09 09:03:02 / October 9, 2019 @ 9:03 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 84 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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