A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 231 km S of False Pass, Alaska (144 miles) on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/01/16 / 2016-01-25 13:52:36 / January 25, 2016 @ 1:52 pm. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:52:36 / 2:52 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20004vz7. Event ids that are associated: ak12562693, us20004vz7. Exact location, longitude -162.7669° West, latitude 52.8036° North, depth = 31.3 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.3 km (19 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 231 km S of False Pass, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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