A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km SSE of Atka, Alaska (43 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: ak019f0xq58u, us60006ncb. Unique identifier: us60006ncb. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/11/19 / 2019-11-23 08:38:19 / November 23, 2019 @ 8:38 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.68 km (18 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 20:38:19 / 8:38 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -173.8907° West, latitude 51.6052° North, depth = 28.68 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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. 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: 69 km SSE of Atka, Alaska.
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