A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 50 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska (31 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -170.8702 West, latitude 52.0981 North, depth = 35 km. Event id: us70005whp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak019d52yk8u, us70005whp. The temblor was picked up at 18:47:16 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/10/19 / 2019-10-13 05:47:16 / October 13, 2019 @ 5:47 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 50 km SSE of Amukta Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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