A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 160 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska (99 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 179.7347° East, 50.02° North, depth 27.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 27.5 km (17 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/11/19 / 2019-11-15 16:48:41 / November 15, 2019 @ 4:48 pm. Id of earthquake: us70006at7. Event ids that are associated: ak019enu90xx, us70006at7. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:48:41 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter).
Each 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 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 160 km SSW of Amatignak Island, Alaska.
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