A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 62 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska (39 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/10/15 / 2015-10-31 00:48:37 / October 31, 2015 @ 12:48 am. The temblor was detected at 16:48:37 / 4:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 100 km (62 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: ak11759429. Unique identifier: ak11759429. Exact location of event, longitude -152.9138 West, latitude 59.9206 North, depth = 100 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km WNW of Anchor Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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