A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 93 km S of Old Iliamna, Alaska (58 miles) on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 194.6 km (121 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -154.907 West, latitude 58.9119 North, depth = 194.6 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/02/16 / 2016-02-18 22:08:20 / February 18, 2016 @ 10:08 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12856481. Unique identifier: ak12856481. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:08:20 / 1:08 pm (local time epicenter).
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 0, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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