A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 63 km S of Sand Point, Alaska (39 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.9 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/12/15 / 2015-12-03 04:39:30 / December 3, 2015 @ 4:39 am. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12113195. Unique identifier: ak12113195. The temblor was picked up at 19:39:30 / 7:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -160.5437 West, latitude 54.7695 North, depth = 13.9 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 three and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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: 63 km S of Sand Point, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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