A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 64 km ENE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/01/16 / 2016-01-27 21:22:34 / January 27, 2016 @ 9:22 pm. Exact location, longitude -141.4156° West, latitude 60.3577° North, depth = 8.8 km. Event id: ak12540209. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak12540209. The temblor was detected at 12:22:34 / 12:22 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.8 km (5 miles).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-two 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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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km ENE of Cape Yakataga, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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