A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 98 km WNW of Atka, Alaska (61 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:05:27 / 3:05 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -175.5458° West, 52.5271° North, depth 215.59 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 215.59 km (134 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us60006m7a. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019ec1hpno, us60006m7a. Global time and date of event 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 03:05:27 / November 8, 2019 @ 3:05 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 98 km WNW of Atka, Alaska.
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