A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 55 km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (34 miles) on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:03:21 / 1:03 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/01/16 / 2016-01-10 10:03:21 / January 10, 2016 @ 10:03 am. Exact location of event, longitude -153.9697 West, latitude 59.6068 North, depth = 100 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12454701. Unique identifier: ak12454701. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 100 km (62 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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