A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 81 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska (50 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:36:01 / 7:36 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 170.9 km (106 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 16:36:01 / May 9, 2020 @ 4:36 pm. Exact location, longitude -161.7856° West, latitude 55.6911° North, depth = 170.9 km. Unique identifier: ak0205z9loj7. Ids that are associated to the event: ak0205z9loj7.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 81 km NE of Cold Bay, Alaska.
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