A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 6 km SW of Atka, Alaska (4 miles). The temblor was reported at 11:39:06 / 11:39 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 198.9 km (124 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: ak019ft9lv2l. Ids that are associated to the event: ak019ft9lv2l. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/12/19 / 2019-12-10 21:39:06 / December 10, 2019 @ 9:39 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -174.2578° West, 52.144° North, depth 198.9 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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