A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 57 km W of Amatignak Island, Alaska (35 miles). Unique identifier: ak0201lzepw2. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0201lzepw2. The temblor was picked up at 18:04:54 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -179.915 West, latitude 51.1814 North, depth = 13.1 km. Global time and date of event 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 06:04:54 / February 4, 2020 @ 6:04 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fifty-six, in the past 30 days seventy and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 57 km W of Amatignak Island, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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