A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 68 km SE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska (42 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:47:02 / 5:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -169.572 West, latitude 56.6735 North, depth = 30.4 km. All ids that are associated to the event: ak12820133, us200050ep. Unique identifier: us200050ep. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 30.4 km (19 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/02/16 / 2016-02-15 02:47:02 / February 15, 2016 @ 2:47 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 68 km SE of City of Saint Paul, Alaska. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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