A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 81 km WNW of Atka, Alaska (50 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:16:02 / 12:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 238.6 km (148 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 10:16:02 / February 4, 2020 @ 10:16 am. Id of earthquake: ak0201m1ux4g. Event ids that are associated: ak0201m1ux4g. Exact location of earthquake, -175.3679° West, 52.3604° North, depth 238.6 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 81 km WNW of Atka, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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