A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska (0 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:41:30 / 11:41 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 11:41:30 / January 26, 2020 @ 11:41 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020176rn5d. Unique identifier: ak020176rn5d. Exact location of earthquake, -179.883° West, 51.0276° North, depth 7 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days eighty-one, in the past 30 days eighty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: Andreanof Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska.
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