A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 95 km SSE of Nikolski, Alaska (59 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 30/01/16 / 2016-01-30 01:32:43 / January 30, 2016 @ 1:32 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 14.1 km, -168.1379° West, 52.2007° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.1 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:32:43 / 2:32 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak12561539. Unique identifier: ak12561539.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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